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SLEEP(1) FSF SLEEP(1)
sleep - delay for a specified amount of time
Pause for NUMBER seconds. SUFFIX may be `s' for seconds (the default), `m' for minutes,
`h' for hours or `d' for days. Unlike most implementations that require NUMBER be an
integer, here NUMBER may be an arbitrary floating point number.
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by Jim Meyering and Paul Eggert.
Report bugs to <email@example.com>.
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 PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
The full documentation for sleep is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and sleep
programs are properly installed at your site, the command
should give you access to the complete manual.
GNU coreutils 4.5.3 February 2003 SLEEP(1)
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