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what [option ] files

Search files for the pattern @(#) and print the text that follows it. (Typically, files are binary executables.) Actually, the pattern searched for is the value of %Z% , but the get command expands this keyword to @(#) . The main purpose of what is to print identification strings.



Quit after finding the first occurrence of a pattern.

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