As a frequent user of
grep/ack for the codebase,
ag seems to be a silver bullet, especially for the projects with large codebase. Available in rpm repositories.
What’s so great about Ag?
- It is an order of magnitude faster than
- It ignores file patterns from your
- If there are files in your source repo you don’t want to search, just add their patterns to a
- The command name is 33% shorter than
ack, and all keys are on the home row!