wc - print the number of bytes, words, and lines in files
Print line, word, and byte counts for each FILE, and a total line if
more than one FILE is specified. With no FILE, or when FILE is -,
read standard input.
- -c, --bytes, --chars
print the byte counts
- -l, --lines
print the newline counts
- -L, --max-line-length
print the length of the longest line
- -w, --words
print the word counts
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by Paul Rubin and David MacKenzie.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Copyright © 1999 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.
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Time: 05:59:17 GMT, August 10, 2002