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PTX(1)									FSF								    PTX(1)

NAME
ptx - produce a permuted index of file contents
SYNOPSIS
ptx [OPTION]... [INPUT]... (without -G) ptx -G [OPTION]... [INPUT [OUTPUT]]
DESCRIPTION
Output a permuted index, including context, of the words in the input files. Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too. -A, --auto-reference output automatically generated references -C, --copyright display Copyright and copying conditions -G, --traditional behave more like System V `ptx' -F, --flag-truncation=STRING use STRING for flagging line truncations -M, --macro-name=STRING macro name to use instead of `xx' -O, --format=roff generate output as roff directives -R, --right-side-refs put references at right, not counted in -w -S, --sentence-regexp=REGEXP for end of lines or end of sentences -T, --format=tex generate output as TeX directives -W, --word-regexp=REGEXP use REGEXP to match each keyword -b, --break-file=FILE word break characters in this FILE -f, --ignore-case fold lower case to upper case for sorting -g, --gap-size=NUMBER gap size in columns between output fields -i, --ignore-file=FILE read ignore word list from FILE -o, --only-file=FILE read only word list from this FILE -r, --references first field of each line is a reference -t, --typeset-mode - not implemented - -w, --width=NUMBER output width in columns, reference excluded --help display this help and exit --version output version information and exit With no FILE or if FILE is -, read Standard Input. `-F /' by default.
AUTHOR
Written by Francois Pinard.
COPYRIGHT
Copyright (C) 2002 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 PARTICU- LAR PURPOSE.
SEE ALSO
The full documentation for ptx is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and ptx programs are properly installed at your site, the command info ptx should give you access to the complete manual. ptx (coreutils) 4.5.3 February 2003 PTX(1)