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NAME    [Toc]    [Back]

       basename - strip directory and suffix from filenames

SYNOPSIS    [Toc]    [Back]

       basename NAME [SUFFIX]
       basename OPTION

DESCRIPTION    [Toc]    [Back]

       Print  NAME  with  any leading directory components removed.  If specified,
 also remove a trailing SUFFIX.

       --help display this help and exit

	      output version information and exit

AUTHOR    [Toc]    [Back]

       Written by FIXME unknown.

REPORTING BUGS    [Toc]    [Back]

       Report bugs to <bug-sh-utils@gnu.org>.

COPYRIGHT    [Toc]    [Back]

       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

SEE ALSO    [Toc]    [Back]

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

	      info basename

       should give you access to the complete manual.

GNU sh-utils 2.0.11		   July 2001			   BASENAME(1)
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