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SEARCH and regular expression matching?

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The Question is:

I'm trying to search a group of files for the following pattern
(a and b) or (a and c) or (d)
is this possible with one search statement?
bill reynolds

The Answer is :

  Not with one SEARCH command.  Try grep or fgrep, or try multiple
  passes with SEARCH.

answer written or last revised on ( 21-MAR-2000 )

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