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SLEEP(1)			 User Commands			      SLEEP(1)

       sleep - delay for a specified amount of time

       sleep NUMBER[SUFFIX]...
       sleep OPTION

       Pause for NUMBER seconds.  SUFFIX may be `s' for seconds (the default),
       `m' for minutes, `h' for hours or `d' for days.	Unlike most  implemen‐
       tations	that require NUMBER be an integer, here NUMBER may be an arbi‐
       trary floating point number.  Given two or more	arguments,  pause  for
       the amount of time specified by the sum of their values.

       --help display this help and exit

	      output version information and exit

       Written by Jim Meyering and Paul Eggert.

       Report sleep bugs to
       GNU coreutils home page: <>
       General help using GNU software: <>
       Report sleep translation bugs to <>

       Copyright  ©  2012  Free Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv3+: GNU
       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.


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

	      info coreutils 'sleep invocation'

       should give you access to the complete manual.

GNU coreutils 8.15		 January 2012			      SLEEP(1)

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