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SLEEP(1)			      FSF			      SLEEP(1)

NAME
       sleep - delay for a specified amount of time

SYNOPSIS
       sleep NUMBER[SUFFIX]...
       sleep OPTION

DESCRIPTION
       Pause for NUMBER	seconds.  SUFFIX may be	`s' for	seconds	(the default),
       `m' for minutes,	`h' for	hours or `d' for days.	Unlike most  implemen-
       tations	that require NUMBER be an integer, here	NUMBER may be an arbi-
       trary floating point number.

       --help display this help	and exit

       --version
	      output version information and exit

AUTHOR
       Written by Jim Meyering and Paul	Eggert.

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

	      info sleep

       should give you access to the complete manual.

GNU coreutils 4.5.3		 February 2003			      SLEEP(1)

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