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gid - Query ID database and report results.


gid [OPTION]... PATTERN...


Query ID database and report results. By default, output consists of multiple lines, each
line containing the matched identifier followed by the list of file names in which it

-f, --file=FILE
file name of ID database

-i, --ignore-case
match PATTERN case insensitively

-l, --literal
match PATTERN as a literal string

-r, --regexp
match PATTERN as a regular expression

-w, --word
match PATTERN as a delimited word

-s, --substring
match PATTERN as a substring

Note: If PATTERN contains extended regular expression metacharacters, it is
interpreted as a regular expression substring. Otherwise, PATTERN is interpreted
as a literal word.

-k, --key=STYLE
STYLE is one of `token', `pattern' or `none'

-R, --result=STYLE
STYLE is one of `filenames', `grep', `edit' or `none'

-S, --separator=STYLE
STYLE is one of `braces', `space' or `newline' and only applies to file names when

The above STYLE options control how query results are presented. Defaults are
--key=token --result=filenames --separator=space

-F, --frequency=FREQ
find tokens that occur FREQ times, where FREQ is a range expressed as `N..M'. If N
is omitted, it defaults to 1, if M is omitted it defaults to MAX_USHRT

-a, --ambiguous=LEN
find tokens whose names are ambiguous for LEN chars

-x, --hex
only find numbers expressed as hexadecimal

-d, --decimal
only find numbers expressed as decimal

-o, --octal
only find numbers expressed as octal

By default, searches match numbers of any radix.

--help display this help and exit

output version information and exit


Report bugs to bug-idutils@gnu.org

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