wc - print the number of bytes, words, and lines in files
wc [''OPTION''?... [''FILE''?...
Print line, 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 standard input.
-c, --bytes, --chars
print the byte counts
print the newline counts
print the length of the longest line
print the word counts
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by Paul Rubin and David !MacKenzie?.
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