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CSPLIT(1)			 User Commands			     CSPLIT(1)

NAME
       csplit -	split a	file into sections determined by context lines

SYNOPSIS
       csplit [OPTION]... FILE PATTERN...

DESCRIPTION
       Output  pieces of FILE separated	by PATTERN(s) to files 'xx00', 'xx01',
       ..., and	output byte counts of each piece to standard output.

       Read standard input if FILE is -

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

       -b, --suffix-format=FORMAT
	      use sprintf FORMAT instead of %02d

       -f, --prefix=PREFIX
	      use PREFIX instead of 'xx'

       -k, --keep-files
	      do not remove output files on errors

       --suppress-matched
	      suppress the lines matching PATTERN

       -n, --digits=DIGITS
	      use specified number of digits instead of	2

       -s, --quiet, --silent
	      do not print counts of output file sizes

       -z, --elide-empty-files
	      remove empty output files

       --help display this help	and exit

       --version
	      output version information and exit

   Each	PATTERN	may be:
       INTEGER
	      copy up to but not including specified line number

       /REGEXP/[OFFSET]
	      copy up to but not including a matching line

       %REGEXP%[OFFSET]
	      skip to, but not including a matching line

       {INTEGER}
	      repeat the previous pattern specified number of times

       {*}    repeat the previous pattern as many times	as possible

       A line OFFSET is	a required '+' or '-' followed by a positive integer.

AUTHOR
       Written by Stuart Kemp and David	MacKenzie.

REPORTING BUGS
       GNU coreutils online help: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
       Report any translation bugs to <https://translationproject.org/team/>

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright  (C) 2020 Free	Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv3+: GNU
       GPL version 3 or	later <https://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
       Full documentation <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/csplit>
       or available locally via: info '(coreutils) csplit invocation'

GNU coreutils 8.32		  March	2020			     CSPLIT(1)

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