YES(1) User Commands YES(1)
yes – output a string repeatedly until killed
Repeatedly output a line with all specified STRING(s), or ‘y’.
–help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by David MacKenzie.
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GPL version 3 or later
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
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or available locally via: info ‘(coreutils) yes invocation’
GNU coreutils 8.25 February 2016 YES(1)