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WC(1)				      FSF				 WC(1)

NAME
       wc - print the number of	bytes, words, and lines	in files

SYNOPSIS
       wc [OPTION]... [FILE]...

DESCRIPTION
       Print byte, word, and newline counts for	each FILE, and a total line if
       more than one FILE is specified.	 With no FILE, or when FILE is -, read
       standard	input.

       -c, --bytes
	      print the	byte counts

       -m, --chars
	      print the	character counts

       -l, --lines
	      print the	newline	counts

       -L, --max-line-length
	      print the	length of the longest line

       -w, --words
	      print the	word counts

       --help display this help	and exit

       --version
	      output version information and exit

AUTHOR
       Written by Paul Rubin and David MacKenzie.

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 wc	is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If
       the info	and wc programs	are properly installed at your site, the  com-
       mand

	      info wc

       should give you access to the complete manual.

wc (coreutils) 4.5.3		 February 2003				 WC(1)

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