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'pmatch' is an alternative to grep. It has most of the same functionality, but is coupled with the power of PCRE engine in PHP. Features include syntax highlighting, trimming whitespace off the match for easier viewing, showing only the portion of the line that matched (unlike grep, which shows the entire line), and showing the lines around the match to see it in context.


Download version 1.5.3 (stable)
released on 21 January 2004


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Leaders and contributors

Monte Ohrt Maintainer

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Bug Tracking,Developer,Support E-mail

Software prerequisites

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Required to use PHP

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 16 March 2005.


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