head - copy the first part of files
The head utility copies its input files to the standard output, ending the output for each file at a designated point.
Copying ends at the point in each input file indicated by the -n number option. The option-argument number is measured in units of lines.
The first number lines of each input file will be copied to standard output. The number option-argument has to be a positive decimal integer.
When a file contains less than number lines, it is copied to standard output entirely.
If no options are specified, head acts if -n 10 has been specified.
The following operand is supported:
A pathname of an input file. If no file operands are specified, the standard input is being used. If a file is ’-’, the head utility reads from the standard input.
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