grep is a command-line utility for searching plain-text data sets for lines that match a regular expression. Its name comes from the ed command g/re/p (globally search for a regular expression and print matching lines), which has the same effect. grep was originally developed for the Unix operating system, but later available for all Unix-like systems and some others such as OS-9.
GNU Grep 3.5
grep prints lines that contain a match for one or more patterns. This manual is for version 3.5 of GNU Grep. This…
grep two pattens in the same line:
grep pattenA /var/log/log.txt | grep pattenA
search directories recursively:
grep -r pattenA /var/log/log.txt | grep pattenA