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FindList

  • FindList[" file ", " text "] gives a list of lines in the file that contain the specified string.
  • FindList[" file ", " ", " ", ... ] gives a list of all lines that contain any of the specified strings.
  • FindList[ " ", ... , ... ] gives a list of lines containing the specified strings in any of the .
  • FindList[ files , text , n ] includes only the first n lines found.
  • FindList returns {} if it fails to find any record which contains the specified text.
  • If FindList opens a file or pipe, it closes it again when it has finished.
  • See notes for Find.
  • See the Mathematica book: Section 1.11.2Section 2.11.8.
  • See also: ReadList.