Find does not seem to work on en.mo file

grub2 contains \boot\grub\locale\en.mo language file. The file I had contained various strings including 'version' and 'openSUSE'. I used FNR.exe to find files containing these strings but FNR n...

Id #68 | Release: None | Updated: Mar 25 at 4:46 PM by SteveSi | Created: Mar 25 at 4:46 PM by SteveSi

timestamp not updated after file modification

Is there a way to force the timestamp to update after modifying the file without the use of touch.exe (this may help others solve the issue as I have) or some other trickery. I really love fnr, a...

Id #67 | Release: None | Updated: Mar 15 at 12:57 AM by mrtmt | Created: Mar 15 at 12:57 AM by mrtmt

how to get detail results with command line?

It is a good tool, but I still get some problem. I do not know how to get detail results with command line. When I use UI tool, detail results are shown in "Results" textarea. I want get the det...

Id #66 | Release: None | Updated: Dec 29, 2016 at 12:34 AM by andonr | Created: Dec 29, 2016 at 12:34 AM by andonr

LF in --replace doesn't work with regex

If using regex specials like \w \d in --find including new line as \n or \r\n in --replace doesn't work. CRLF or LF (\n) in --replace string works if --useEscapeChars is on, but then regex s...

Id #65 | Release: None | Updated: Nov 17, 2016 at 1:55 PM by mah385 | Created: Nov 17, 2016 at 1:49 PM by mah385

Command Line - Find with leading dash (-) throws error

Using fnr.exe from the command line, I found that searching with a leading dash (-) throws an error. For example --find "-E" fails with the error "--find required option is missing"

Id #64 | Release: None | Updated: May 18 at 4:10 PM by Nashev | Created: Mar 2, 2016 at 8:10 PM by keegs23

Find and Replace stopped working

This tool was working fine. But now it is not finding anything. I downloaded the file again, but am experiencing the same results. I am using Windows 10.

Id #63 | Release: None | Updated: Jan 15, 2016 at 6:06 PM by 1to1marketing | Created: Jan 15, 2016 at 6:06 PM by 1to1marketing

UTF-8 without BOM files

There are two types of UTF-8 files: with and without BOM. Find and Replace does not seem to respect the type of file. If I replace some text in a UTF-8 file without BOM, the file gets a BOM. Is t...

Id #62 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 12, 2016 at 9:13 AM by srwarrier | Created: Dec 10, 2015 at 8:28 PM by bartolomeSintes

--dir does not seem to work with ".\"

When using the command line version, I have noticed that you cannot supply the --dir parameter with the value ".\" to have it just examine the default directory. If you do so, the application fail...

Id #61 | Release: None | Updated: May 18 at 4:10 PM by Nashev | Created: Nov 13, 2015 at 12:28 PM by paumonok

fnr seems to be choking on large (4GB+) files

fnr seems to be choking when it hits files > 4GB. I'm not sure which file it stopped on but all the processed files are < 4GB and some were 3GB and the remaining unprocessed files had some 4GB+ fil...

Id #60 | Release: None | Updated: Oct 23, 2015 at 1:09 AM by BaronVonSchnowzer | Created: Oct 23, 2015 at 1:09 AM by BaronVonSchnowzer

fnr.exe crashes with: Unhandled Exception: OutOfMemoryException.

Hi, fnr.exe crashes on a very large file. I get a Unhandled Exception: OutOfMemoryException. The file is around 2GB. However, I have 16GB of ram. Btw, the string that I want to find, contains si...

Id #59 | Release: None | Updated: Oct 23, 2015 at 1:09 AM by BaronVonSchnowzer | Created: Sep 29, 2015 at 8:12 AM by flyingdutch