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EXPAND(1)			      FSF			     EXPAND(1)

NAME
       expand -	convert	tabs to	spaces

SYNOPSIS
       expand [OPTION]... [FILE]...

DESCRIPTION
       Convert	tabs in	each FILE to spaces, writing to	standard output.  With
       no FILE,	or when	FILE is	-, read	standard input.

       Mandatory arguments to long options are	mandatory  for	short  options
       too.

       -i, --initial
	      do not convert TABs after	non whitespace

       -t, --tabs=NUMBER
	      have tabs	NUMBER characters apart, not 8

       -t, --tabs=LIST
	      use comma	separated list of explicit tab positions

       --help display this help	and exit

       --version
	      output version information and exit

AUTHOR
       Written by 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 expand is maintained as a Texinfo manual.
       If the info and expand programs are properly installed  at  your	 site,
       the command

	      info expand

       should give you access to the complete manual.

expand (coreutils) 4.5.3	 February 2003			     EXPAND(1)

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