On Fri, Dec 10, 2010 at 9:58 PM, Rajesh M. <munikur / gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi list,
>
> I need help in putting a regular expression, regular expression should
> find either of these four words:
>
> shut reb sync init
>
> I am trying to find either shutdown or reboot or sync or init, for Linux
> it works fine if I put crontab -l |grep -iP "(shut|init|sync|reb)" but
> in Solaris it is failing because it doesn't have regular expression
> option which is -P.
>
> So I am trying to make this through regular expression.
>
>
>
> Thanks in advance
>
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>
How about

crontab -l | grep -i -e shut -e init -e sync -e reb