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 banner(1)							   banner(1)




 NAME
      banner - make posters in large letters

 SYNOPSIS
      banner strings

 DESCRIPTION
      banner prints its arguments (each up to 10 characters long) in large
      letters on the standard output.

      Each argument is printed on a separate line.  Note that multiple-word
      arguments must be enclosed in quotes in order to be printed on the
      same line.

 EXAMPLES
      Print the message ``Good luck Susan'' in large letters on the screen:

	   banner "Good luck" Susan

      The words Good luck are displayed on one line, and Susan is displayed
      on a second line.

 WARNINGS
      This command is likely to be withdrawn from X/Open standards.
      Applications using this command might not be portable to other
      vendors' platforms.

 SEE ALSO
      echo(1).

 STANDARDS CONFORMANCE
      banner: SVID2, SVID3, XPG2, XPG3






















 Hewlett-Packard Company	    - 1 -   HP-UX Release 11i: November 2000