Provided by: coreutils_5.93-5ubuntu4_i386
wc - print the number of newlines, words, and bytes in files
wc [OPTION]... [FILE]...
Print newline, word, and byte counts for each FILE, and a total line if
more than one FILE is specified. With no FILE, or when FILE is -, read
print the byte counts
print the character counts
print the newline counts
print the length of the longest line
print the word counts
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by Paul Rubin and David MacKenzie.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Copyright © 2005 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the
terms of the GNU General Public License
<http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>. There is NO WARRANTY, to the
extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for wc is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If
the info and wc programs are properly installed at your site, the
should give you access to the complete manual.