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ODOC: echo

echo – Display a line of text on the screen

Summary:

Echo is used to show a line of text on the screen with limited Esc sequence (BELL, Backspace, H-Tab, V-Tab,…) handling capabilities.

Example:

$ echo — print a empty line
$ echo “FreenSoftware” — Just prints the Line
$ echo -e “FreenSoftware” — Interpret and print the Line

Read: man echo

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