LispWorks IDE User Guide > 16 The Search Files tool


16.2 Performing searches

You can use the Search Files tool in two different ways.

Some kinds of the search use a regular expression (regexp). For details of the syntax of regular expressions see "Regular expression searching" in the LispWorks Editor User Guide .

While the tool is searching, you can examine the results but you cannot change the search specifications. To stop a search, click the button in the toolbar.

16.2.1 Entering Search Specifications directly

16.2.2 Using context-dependent searches

LispWorks IDE User Guide (Unix version) - 22 Dec 2009