sleep - delay for a specified amount of time
Pause for NUMBER seconds. SUFFIX may be `s' for seconds (the default),
`m' for minutes, `h' for hours or `d' for days. Unlike most implementations
that require NUMBER be an integer, here NUMBER may be an arbitrary
floating point number.
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by Jim Meyering and Paul Eggert.
Report bugs to <email@example.com>.
Copyright (C) 2000 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
The full documentation for sleep is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If
the info and sleep programs are properly installed at your site, the
should give you access to the complete manual.
GNU sh-utils 2.0.11 July 2001 SLEEP(1)
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