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Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: July 2002
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NAME

line - read one line  

SYNOPSIS

line  

DESCRIPTION

The utility line copies one line (up to a newline) from standard input to standard output. It always prints at least a newline and returns an exit status of 1 on EOF or read error.  

SEE ALSO

read(1)  

AVAILABILITY

The line command is part of the util-linux package and is available from ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux/.


 

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