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SYNC

Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: March 2007
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NAME

sync - flush file system buffers  

SYNOPSIS

sync [OPTION]  

DESCRIPTION

Force changed blocks to disk, update the super block.

--help
display this help and exit
--version
output version information and exit
 

AUTHOR

Written by Jim Meyering.  

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-coreutils@gnu.org>.  

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 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 ALSO

sync(2)

The full documentation for sync is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and sync programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info sync

should give you access to the complete manual.


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
AUTHOR
REPORTING BUGS
COPYRIGHT
SEE ALSO