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BASENAME(1)                      User Commands                     BASENAME(1)



NAME
       basename(1,3,3 File::Basename) - strip directory and suffix from filenames

SYNOPSIS
       basename(1,3,3 File::Basename) NAME [SUFFIX]
       basename(1,3,3 File::Basename) OPTION

DESCRIPTION
       Print  NAME  with  any leading directory components removed.  If speci-
       fied, also remove a trailing SUFFIX.

       --help display this help and exit(3,n,1 builtins)

       --version
              output version(1,3,5) information and exit(3,n,1 builtins)

AUTHOR
       Written by FIXME unknown.

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 basename(1,3,3 File::Basename) is maintained as a Texinfo  manual.
       If  the info(1,5,n) and basename(1,3,3 File::Basename) programs are properly installed at your site,
       the command

              info(1,5,n) coreutils basename(1,3,3 File::Basename)

       should give you access(2,5) to the complete manual.



basename(1,3,3 File::Basename) 5.2.1                    March 2004                       BASENAME(1)

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