Not that I like to defend windows but one can search for text in files using
windows by opening Explorer, going to the Tools menu and selecting
Find.  Alternatively, right clicking on a folder will display a menu with
the
same option.  In addition, NT offers the command line version called
findstr.

Darren

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ted Dennison [SMTP:[log in to unmask]]
> Sent: Tuesday, October 12, 1999 11:23 AM
> To:   [log in to unmask]
> Subject:      Re: semi-colon counter for Ada
>
> Clyde Roby wrote:
>
> > Someone requested an Ada statement counter on one of these lists.
> > Here's a very simple-minded semi-colon counter that I wrote in 1991
> > (please be kind)...Clyde
>
> I have a simpler one:
>
>      grep -c ";"
>
> (To get this to work on windows, you need cygwin. :-)  )
>
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