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ED(1)				 User Commands				 ED(1)

NAME
       Ed - line-oriented text editor

SYNOPSIS
       ed [options] [file]

DESCRIPTION
       GNU Ed -	The GNU	line editor.

OPTIONS
       -h, --help
	      display this help	and exit

       -V, --version
	      output version information and exit

       -G, --traditional
	      run in compatibility mode

       -l, --loose-exit-status
	      exit with	0 status even if a command fails

       -p, --prompt=STRING
	      use STRING as an interactive prompt

       -r, --restricted
	      run in restricted	mode

       -s, --quiet, --silent
	      suppress diagnostics

       -v, --verbose
	      be verbose

       Start edit by reading in	'file' if given.  If 'file' begins with	a '!',
       read output of shell command.

       Exit status: 0 for a normal exit, 1 for	environmental  problems	 (file
       not  found, invalid flags, I/O errors, etc), 2 to indicate a corrupt or
       invalid input file, 3 for an internal consistency error (eg, bug) which
       caused ed to panic.

REPORTING BUGS
       Report bugs to bug-ed@gnu.org
       Ed home page: http://www.gnu.org/software/ed/ed.html
       General help using GNU software:	http://www.gnu.org/gethelp

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright (C) 1994 Andrew L. Moore.
       Copyright  (C) 2014 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 Ed	is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If
       the info	and Ed programs	are properly installed at your site, the  com-
       mand

	      info Ed

       should give you access to the complete manual.

Ed 1.10				 January 2014				 ED(1)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | OPTIONS | REPORTING BUGS | COPYRIGHT | SEE ALSO

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