seq



SEQ(1)                           User Commands                          SEQ(1)




NAME

       seq - print a sequence of numbers


SYNOPSIS

       seq [OPTION]... LAST
       seq [OPTION]... FIRST LAST
       seq [OPTION]... FIRST INCREMENT LAST


DESCRIPTION

       Print numbers from FIRST to LAST, in steps of INCREMENT.

       -f, --format=FORMAT
              use printf style floating-point FORMAT (default: %g)

       -s, --separator=STRING
              use STRING to separate numbers (default: \n)

       -w, --equal-width
              equalize width by padding with leading zeroes

       --help display this help and exit

       --version
              output version information and exit

       If  FIRST or INCREMENT is omitted, it defaults to 1.  That is, an omit-
       ted INCREMENT defaults to 1 even  when  LAST  is  smaller  than  FIRST.
       FIRST,  INCREMENT,  and  LAST are interpreted as floating point values.
       INCREMENT is usually positive if FIRST is smaller than LAST, and INCRE-
       MENT  is  usually  negative if FIRST is greater than LAST.  When given,
       the FORMAT argument must  contain  exactly  one  of  the  printf-style,
       floating point output formats %e, %f, %g


AUTHOR

       Written by Ulrich Drepper.


REPORTING BUGS

       Report bugs to <bug-coreutils@gnu.org>.


COPYRIGHT

       Copyright © 2004 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
       PURPOSE.


SEE ALSO

       The  full  documentation for seq is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If
       the info and seq programs are properly installed at your site, the com-
       mand

              info coreutils seq

       should give you access to the complete manual.



seq (coreutils) 5.2.1              July 2005                            SEQ(1)

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