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System Name: grep
Name: grep
Group Type: Official GNU software

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This software is part of the GNU Project.

Grep searches one or more input files for lines containing a match to a specified pattern. By default, grep prints the matching lines.

Registration Date: Thu 15 Feb 2001 05:53:10 PM UTC
License: GNU General Public License v2 or later
Development Status: 6 - Mature


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grep-3.11 released [stable]
     posted by meyering, Sat 13 May 2023 09:16:55 AM UTC

This is to announce grep-3.11, a stable release.

This release makes PCRE patterns like [\d] work again, at the expense of
reverting to the behavior of grep 3.8, in that patterns like \w and \b go
back to using ASCII rather than Unicode interpretations.  However, if you

grep-3.10 released [stable]
     posted by meyering, Thu 23 Mar 2023 01:31:26 AM UTC

This is to announce grep-3.10, a stable release,
fixing a bug with -P and \d. TL;DR, grep-3.9 would do this:

  $ LC_ALL=en_US.UTF-8 grep -P '\d' <<< ٠١٢٣٤٥٦٧٨٩

It should print nothing, like it has always done.

grep-3.9 released [stable]
     posted by meyering, Sun 05 Mar 2023 04:09:34 PM UTC

This is to announce grep-3.9, a stable release.

The NEWS below describes the two main bug fixes since 3.8.

There have been 38 commits by 4 people in the 26 weeks since 3.8.

Thanks to everyone who has contributed!
The following people contributed changes to this release:

grep-3.8 released [stable]
     posted by meyering, Sat 03 Sep 2022 08:04:39 AM UTC

This is to announce grep-3.8, a stable release.
Special thanks to Carlo Arenas for adding PCRE2 support
and to Paul Eggert for his many fine changes.

There have been 104 commits by 6 people in the 55 weeks since 3.7.
See the NEWS below for a brief summary.


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