Linux Commands: Output the first part of files, prints the first part (10 lines by default)


head-Linux Command

head command- Output the first part of files, prints the first part (10 lines by default)

Syntax: head [options]... [file]...

Description: lists the beginning of a file to stdout. The default is 10 lines, but a different number can be specified. The command has a number of interesting options.
The head command is used to request that the server transmit just the header of the specified article to the newsreader. If the user doesn't want to read this article, we haven't wasted time and network bandwidth transferring a potentially large article body unnecessarily.
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