factor - Man Page

factor numbers

Examples (TL;DR)


factor [NUMBER]...
factor OPTION


Print the prime factors of each specified integer NUMBER.  If none are specified on the command line, read them from standard input.


display this help and exit


output version information and exit


Written by Paul Rubin, Torbjorn Granlund, and Niels Moller.

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See Also

Full documentation <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/factor>
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) factor invocation'


October 2021 GNU coreutils 9.0