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Hannu E K Nevalainen (garbage mail) garbage_collector@telia.com
Thu Sep 11 14:54:00 GMT 2003


> From: cygwin-owner@cygwin.com [mailto:cygwin-owner@cygwin.com]On Behalf
> Of Editor of PoliSource

<SNIP>
> >man diff
>
> Thanks. I think I used that a long time ago, but I rarely use the command
> line so I forgot. Unfortunately, it doesn't work at my command
> line for some
> reason, but I found other sources for the manpages by searching Google. I
> also stumbled across information on the help command (diff --help), which
> does work at my command line.

General help in bash, for installed (cygwin/Linux/GNU) commands:

$ help <bash-internal command>
$ info <installed command>
$ man <installed command>

Replace <mumble-mumble> with anything that is suitable. Google for "beginner
+bash +prompt" or some such for more info.

/Hannu E K Nevalainen, B.Sc. EE - 59°16.37'N, 17°12.60'E


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