BASENAME(1) User Commands BASENAME(1)
basename - strip directory and suffix from filenames
basename NAME [SUFFIX]
Print NAME with any leading directory components removed. If speci-
fied, also remove a trailing SUFFIX.
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by FIXME unknown.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
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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 basename is maintained as a Texinfo manual.
If the info and basename programs are properly installed at your site,
info coreutils basename
should give you access to the complete manual.
basename 5.2.1 July 2005 BASENAME(1)
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