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CAT(1)				      FSF				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 nonblank output lines

       -e     equivalent to -vE

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

       -n, --number
	      number all output	lines

       -s, --squeeze-blank
	      never more than one single blank line

       -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.

AUTHOR
       Written by Torbjorn Granlund and	Richard	M. Stallman.

REPORTING BUGS
       Report bugs to <bug-coreutils@gnu.org>.

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright (C) 2002 Free Software	Foundation, Inc.
       This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is
       NO warranty; not	even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR	 A  PARTICULAR
       PURPOSE.

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 cat

       should give you access to the complete manual.

cat (coreutils)	4.5.3		 February 2003				CAT(1)

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