Developer Tip: Replace your grep with ack-grep

I found this pearl here.

Replace your:

grep -i -n -r 'string' ./path


sudo apt-get install ack-grep
ack-grep pattern

Usage in Symfony2 projects would be e.g. to know more about a command:

ack-grep assetic:dump

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