Development Tools Introduction to the Terminal The Command Shell Command Arguments and Options

Elias K. Salem
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Elias K. Salem
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Complete the final command to print out the contents of the a.txt file, with line numbers.

Can someone please help? is the code not simply,

-n a.txt

or

-n (space) a.txt

1 Answer

Jeff Muday
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Jeff Muday
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You are correct that it requires a space on the command line.

cat -n a.txt

The quiz is a little strange in that it has two blanks to fill in. Good luck with your journey!