ack package in Ubuntu

ack: grep-like program specifically for large source trees
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Debian Perl Group
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ack is a tool like grep, aimed at programmers with large trees of heterogeneous source code. ack is written purely in Perl, and takes advantage of the power of Perl's regular expressions.

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There are no registered releases for the ack ⇒ trunk.

The Bionic Beaver (pre-release freeze)
2.22-1 release (universe) 2018-04-04
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
1.39-12 release (universe) 2011-10-13