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hpr1273 :: LiTS 032: cat

Concatenate files and print on the standard output with the cat command

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Hosted by Dann on 2013-06-19 is flagged as Explicit and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
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Part of the series: Linux in the Shell

Linux In The Shell aims to explore the use of many commands a user can run in the Bash Shell. Tutorials include a write up with examples, an audio component about the write up, and a video component to demonstrate the usage of the command.
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Episode 32 of Linux in the Shell talks about the use of the cat command. Learn the different switches to cat and how through the use of redirection cat becomes more than just a tool to view the contents of a file. For the full write-up of the command and the corresponding video examples check out


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Comment #1 posted on 2013-06-24T09:12:49Z by replaceits

Just wanted to point out that it should be "cat" not "cut"!

Comment #2 posted on 2013-06-24T18:40:42Z by Ken Fallon



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