ugrep 3.9.1

Ultra fast grep with interactive query UI: search file systems, source code, text, binary files, archives (cpio/tar/pax/zip), compressed files (gz/Z/bz2/lzma/xz), documents, fuzzy search, and more. A faster, user-friendly replacement for GNU/BSD grep.

Tags utilities system-administrators developers
License BSDL
State stable

Recent Releases

3.9.116 Aug 2022 07:05 minor feature: Released 3.9.1 And optimize dir/file symlink follow logic to avoid calling lstat/stat whenever possible.
3.8.031 May 2022 03:15 minor feature: Released 3.8.0 New option combo -o with -ABC context; option -o with -b or -k shows results on separate lines; new option --width; short ug command now sorts by name by default; query TUI ALT- and ALT- keys switched; new + format field used by updated --only-line-number option; updated man pages.
3.7.908 Apr 2022 06:45 minor feature: Released 3.7.9 Additional --stats results with total lines searched and matched and time elapsed.
3.7.702 Apr 2022 03:16 minor feature: Released 3.7.7 New complementary options --min-depth, --max-depth, --min-line and --max-line which are added for consistency with the updated options --min-count and max-count. Updated the --min-count option, which can now be combined with any other option except with -v (--invert-match). Updated option -K (--range) to take a MAX argument instead of a FIRST argument for consistency with other min/max options. Recursive searching sysfd, such as /proc and /sys, no longer blocks on special files/devices. colorization of option -v when used with context options -A, -B and -C. option -r when combined with argument - (read standard input), which does both, like GNU grep. Updated --stats reporting and other minor improvements.
3.5.006 Jan 2022 07:45 minor feature: Released 3.5.0 new option --zmax for -z to search compressed/archived files stored within archive files.
3.3.423 Jun 2021 07:45 minor feature: Released 3.3.4 Option -P performance improvements; Windows ugrep.exe -P Unicode re-enabled by ing a PCRE2 config problem.
3.3.104 Jun 2021 12:45 minor feature: Released v3.3.1 Improved query UI option -Q: Tab/Shift-Tab navigation, CTRL-Y file viewing with new option --view, and CTRL-X/CTRL-R bookmarking.
3.1.1227 Apr 2021 06:45 minor feature: Released 3.1.12 Added format field NAME # to output named capturing groups and NUM1 NAME1 NUM2 NAME2... # to output the first capturing group that matched by num or name; option --bool improvements.
2.5.622 Sep 2020 09:45 minor feature: Released 2.5.6 - query UI usability improvements and additions . Released 2.5.6 - query UI usability improvements and additions.
2.5.402 Sep 2020 03:15 minor feature: Vkey: build on hurd-i386 . . . Add Haiku install instructions to README. . . . Released 2.5.4 - missing lz4 macro. . Released 2.5.4 - automake. Released 2.5.4 - automake. Released 2.5.4 - updated Dockerfile.
2.5.319 Aug 2020 14:25 minor feature: Released 2.5.3 - new format fields a and p; incremental stdin searc h; updated --gitignore-files.
2.5.215 Aug 2020 06:25 minor feature: Updated Homebrew formula to v2.5.1 . Change macOS install instructions to built-in formula. . . . Updated README. . Released 2.5.2 - missing zlib compilation.
2.5.111 Aug 2020 03:15 minor feature: Updated Homebrew formula to v2.5.0 . Updated README. . Released 2.5.1 - query UI improvements new option --not.
2.5.028 Jul 2020 05:45 minor feature: Updated Homebrew formula to v2.4.1 . Updated README. . Updated README. . Released 2.5.0 - new query UI commands.
2.4.011 Jul 2020 12:45 minor feature: Released 2.4.0 - added ug command amp; ugrep --config to use config file s; --help WHAT ; improved AVX2 detection for optimization.
2.3.230 Jun 2020 12:45 minor feature: Updated Homebrew formula to v2.3.1 . Updated README. . Updated README. . Released 2.3.2 - gcc 10 compilation other improvements. . Updated README. . Updated README.
2.3.122 Jun 2020 10:45 minor feature: Updated Homebrew formula to v2.2.1 . Updated README. . Compilation on musl libc. . . . Released 2.3.0 - context matching enhancements. . Updated Hombrew formula to v2.3.0. . Released 2.3.1 - context matching enhancements and -G.
2.2.111 Jun 2020 05:45 minor feature: Improved README . Improved README. . Improved README. . Improved README. . Updated Homebrew formula to v2.2.0. . Improved README. . Improved README. . Improved README. . Improved README. . Improved README. . Improved README. . Improved README. . Spelling: preceeds. . . . Minor improvements. . Merge branch 'master' of https://github.com/Genivia/ugrep. . Improved README. . Updated README. . Updated README. . Updated README. . Updated README. . Released 2.2.1 - improved query UI and fuzzy matching.
2.2.005 Jun 2020 16:56 major feature: