csplit - split a file into sections determined by context lines
csplit [OPTION]... FILE PATTERN...
Output pieces of FILE separated by PATTERN(s) to files ‘xx00’, ‘xx01’, ..., and output byte counts of each piece to standard output.
Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.
Read standard input if FILE is -. Each PATTERN may be:
A line OFFSET is a required ‘+’ or ‘-’ followed by a positive integer.
Written by Stuart Kemp and David MacKenzie.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Copyright (C) 2006 Free Software Foundation, Inc. This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the terms of the GNU General Public License <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for csplit is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and csplit programs are properly installed at your site, the command
should give you access to the complete manual.
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