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Re: searching elisp on debian/ubuntu

From: Rustom Mody
Subject: Re: searching elisp on debian/ubuntu
Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2013 09:53:57 -0700 (PDT)
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On Friday, October 25, 2013 9:25:54 PM UTC+5:30, Bob Proulx wrote:
> Rustom Mody wrote:
> > ... nuisance ...
> > find /usr/share/emacs/23.4/lisp *.gz|xargs zgrep <something>
> > because zgrep unlike grep has no recursive flag

> So I think that your lament about zgrep lacking --recursive and
> needing to use find is not about a lack in zgrep but rather…

I am not lamenting about zgrep not having grep's functionality
I am lamenting that the debian packagers are trying to save my disk-space 
without my say-so

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