Skip to content
Incremental search through the whole project.
Branch: master
Clone or download
Fetching latest commit…
Cannot retrieve the latest commit at this time.
Permalink
Type Name Latest commit message Commit time
Failed to load latest commit information.
screenshot Add ss. Mar 19, 2019
.gitignore Add ignore. Mar 18, 2019
Cask Add Cask. Mar 18, 2019
LICENSE.txt Add license. Mar 18, 2019
README.md Add melpa badges. May 3, 2019
isearch-project.el Bump version. May 5, 2019

README.md

Build Status MELPA License: GPL v3

isearch-project

Incremental search through the whole project.

This is an alternative package replacing ag searcher. The logic behinds this package is similar to Visual Studio find and replace functionalities, but using isearch. It simply searches regexp in each file accordingly to the project file tree.

isearch gives a better visuality than ag does. ag is great but is verbose for me to use because it gives you a whole list that matches even the matching line are in the exact same line.

P.S. Inspired by Visual Studio find and replace preset behavior.

Customization

Set the paths you usually want to ignore to search through.

(setq isearch-project-ignore-paths '(".vs/"
                                     ".vscode/"
                                     "node_modules/"))

Usage

Call it from minibuffer directly,

M-x isearch-project-forward

Or you can bind it globally to any key you want.

(global-set-key (kbd "any-key") #'isearch-project-forward)

Contribution

If you would like to contribute to this project, you may either clone and make pull requests to this repository. Or you can clone the project and establish your own branch of this tool. Any methods are welcome!

You can’t perform that action at this time.