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NAME    [Toc]    [Back]

     echo - write arguments to the standard output

SYNOPSIS    [Toc]    [Back]

     echo [-n] [string ...]

DESCRIPTION    [Toc]    [Back]

     The echo utility writes any specified operands, separated by
single blank
     (`  ')  characters and followed by a newline (`0) character,
to the standard
 output.  When no operands are given, only  the  newline
is written.

     The options are as follows:

     -n      Do not print the trailing newline character.

     The  echo  utility  exits 0 on success or >0 if an error occurred.

SEE ALSO    [Toc]    [Back]


STANDARDS    [Toc]    [Back]

     The  echo  utility  is  expected  to  be  IEEE  Std   1003.2
(``POSIX.2'') compatible.

OpenBSD      3.6                           July      22,     1993
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