Projects / loook


Loook searches for text strings in (and StarOffice 6.0 or later) files. AND, OR, and phrase searches are supported. It doesn't create an index, but searching should be fast enough, unless you have very many files.

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Recent releases

  •  23 Feb 2014 12:54

    Release Notes: This release uses *.po files for localization. With this version, it can search in *.docx and *,xlsx. It will be available in the next Debian release.

    •  03 Jan 2006 20:22

      Release Notes: This release fixes starting on some Windows systems.

      •  24 Apr 2005 19:17

        Release Notes: This release adds support for the news file formats of 2.x, sort results by file name, and makes saving the configuration more robust for path names that contain special characters.

        •  13 May 2003 21:32

          Release Notes: This release remembers your path settings. Some minor user interface issues have been fixed.

          •  09 May 2003 15:05

            No changes have been submitted for this release.


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