PASTESection: User Commands (1)
Updated: March 2007
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NAMEpaste - merge lines of files
SYNOPSISpaste [OPTION]... [FILE]...
Write lines consisting of the sequentially corresponding lines from each FILE, separated by TABs, to standard output. With no FILE, or when FILE is -, read standard input.
Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.
- -d, --delimiters=LIST
- reuse characters from LIST instead of TABs
- -s, --serial
- paste one file at a time instead of in parallel
- display this help and exit
- output version information and exit
AUTHORWritten by David M. Ihnat and David MacKenzie.
REPORTING BUGSReport bugs to <email@example.com>.
COPYRIGHTCopyright © 2007 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the terms of the GNU General Public License <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
SEE ALSOThe full documentation for paste is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and paste programs are properly installed at your site, the command
- info paste
should give you access to the complete manual.