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hello - Man Page

friendly greeting program

Examples (TL;DR)


hello [OPTION]...


Print a friendly, customizable greeting.

-t,  --traditional

use traditional greeting

-g,  --greeting=TEXT

use TEXT as the greeting message


display this help and exit


output version information and exit

Additional Information

See man/hello.x for how to add additional information to a manual page.


Written by Karl Berry, Sami Kerola, Jim Meyering, and Reuben Thomas.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to: bug-hello@gnu.org
GNU Hello home page: <https://www.gnu.org/software/hello/>
General help using GNU software: <https://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>
Report GNU Hello translation bugs to <https://translationproject.org/team/>

See Also

The full documentation for hello is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If the info and hello programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info hello

should give you access to the complete manual.


May 2022 hello 2.12.1