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CAT(1)				 User Commands				CAT(1)

NAME
       cat - concatenate files and print on the	standard output

SYNOPSIS
       cat [OPTION]... [FILE]...

DESCRIPTION
       Concatenate FILE(s), or standard	input, to standard output.

       -A, --show-all
	      equivalent to -vET

       -b, --number-nonblank
	      number nonempty output lines

       -e     equivalent to -vE

       -E, --show-ends
	      display $	at end of each line

       -n, --number
	      number all output	lines

       -s, --squeeze-blank
	      suppress repeated	empty output lines

       -t     equivalent to -vT

       -T, --show-tabs
	      display TAB characters as	^I

       -u     (ignored)

       -v, --show-nonprinting
	      use ^ and	M- notation, except for	LFD and	TAB

       --help display this help	and exit

       --version
	      output version information and exit

       With no FILE, or	when FILE is -,	read standard input.

EXAMPLES
       cat f - g
	      Output f's contents, then	standard input,	then g's contents.

       cat    Copy standard input to standard output.

AUTHOR
       Written by Torbjorn Granlund and	Richard	M. Stallman.

REPORTING BUGS
       Report cat bugs to bug-coreutils@gnu.org
       GNU coreutils home page:	<http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
       General help using GNU software:	<http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright  (C) 2009 Free	Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv3+: GNU
       GPL version 3 or	later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
       This is free software: you are free  to	change	and  redistribute  it.
       There is	NO WARRANTY, to	the extent permitted by	law.

SEE ALSO
       The  full  documentation	for cat	is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If
       the info	and cat	programs are properly installed	at your	site, the com-
       mand

	      info coreutils 'cat invocation'

       should give you access to the complete manual.

GNU coreutils 7.1		   July	2010				CAT(1)

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