tcl.search-file Verb: Access/TCL

tcl.search-file

Command tcl.search-file Verb: Access/TCL
Applicable release versions: AP
Category TCL (746)
Description searches a file for the existence of one or more strings of characters in any attribute and optionally creates and saves a list.

The file name and search strings are requested by the program. After entering the search string(s), a <return> at the next "search string" prompt begins the search.

The program requests a list name. If provided, the list will be saved in the "pointer-file". Otherwise, the item-id's of the items containing the search string(s) appear on the screen.
Syntax search-file {file.reference} {(options}
Options ? Displays usage information.

a Displays every ("all") occurences of specified string(s).
Example
Purpose
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