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factor - factor numbers


factor [NUMBER]...
factor OPTION


Print the prime factors of each NUMBER.

--help display this help and exit

output version information and exit

Print the prime factors of all specified integer NUMBERs. If no arguments are specified on the command line, they are read from standard input.


Written by Paul Rubin.

Reporting Bugs

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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 <>. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

See Also

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

info factor

should give you access to the complete manual.

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