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cscope: Searching Code Efficiently


In this post, we will discuss how to search code with the help of cscope. Let’s begin by checking its description and capabilities (quoting directly from http://cscope.sourceforge.net/):
Cscope is a developer’s tool for browsing source code.

Allows searching code for:

all references to a symbol
global definitions
functions called by a function
functions calling a function
text string
regular expression pattern
a file
files […]

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