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Old 09-22-2011
How to use grep & find command to find references to a particular file

Hi all ,

I'm new to unix
I have a checked project , there exists a file called xxx.config .
now my task is to find all the files in the checked out project which references to this xxx.config file.
how do i use grep or find command .
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Old 09-22-2011
Code:
 
find <yourdirname> -type f | xargs grep -l "xxx.config"

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Old 09-22-2011
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