sgrep - tool to search a file for structured pattern

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name sgrep
Package version 1.94a
Package release 4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 252 B
Download size 100.30 KB
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A tool for searching text files and filtering text streams for structured
criteria. Sgrep implements a query language based on so called region
Like grep, sgrep can be used for any kind of text files. However it is most
useful for text files containing some kind of structured text. A file
containing structured text could be defined as a file, which obeys some syntax.
Examples of structured text files are SGML, HTML, C, TeX and mail files.


Package Version Architecture Repository
sgrep_1.94a-4_amd64.deb 1.94a amd64 Ubuntu Universe
sgrep - - -


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libc6 >= 2.7
m4 -


Type URL
Binary Package sgrep_1.94a-4_i386.deb
Source Package sgrep

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install sgrep deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install sgrep




2009-03-19 - Uwe Steinmann <>
sgrep (1.94a-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed typos in man page (Closes: #496168)
* added missing options to man page (Closes: #193722)
2008-01-04 - Uwe Steinmann <>
sgrep (1.94a-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Read sgreprc from /etc instead of /usr/share where it has
never been.
2008-01-04 - Uwe Steinmann <>
sgrep (1.94a-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Updated Maintainer field
* fixed lintian warning (disregarded make clean error)
2007-04-18 - Uwe Steinmann <>
sgrep (1.94a-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (closes: #407648)
* New upstream release
2007-01-20 - Daniel Baumann <>
sgrep (1.92a-12) unstable; urgency=low
* Orphaning package.
2006-09-10 - Daniel Baumann <>
sgrep (1.92a-11) unstable; urgency=low
* New email address.
* Bumped policy version.
2005-10-24 - Daniel Baumann <>
sgrep (1.92a-10) unstable; urgency=low
* Added watch file.
* Bumped policy version.
* Minor formal cleanups.
2005-03-15 - Daniel Baumann <>
sgrep (1.92a-9) unstable; urgency=low
* updated to new policy.
* formal cleanups and fixed lintian errors.
2004-12-25 - Daniel Baumann <>
sgrep (1.92a-8) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules: formal cleanups.
* debian/control: removed useless ${misc:Depends}, added m4 as depency (Closes: #287144).
2004-08-12 - Daniel Baumann <>
sgrep (1.92a-7) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (Closes: #260113)
* debian/*: updated to new debian policy
* debian/docs: removed AUTHORS (obsolete by debian/copyright)

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