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banner(1)							    banner(1)



NAME

  banner - Creates a large banner

SYNOPSIS

  banner message

DESCRIPTION

  The banner command prints the	specified message in large letters on the
  standard output.

  Each line in the banner output can be	up to 10 uppercase or lowercase	char-
  acters long.	On output, all characters appear in uppercase, with the
  lowercase input characters appearing smaller than the	uppercase input	char-
  acters.

EXAMPLES

   1.  To display a one-word banner, enter:
	    banner SMILE

   2.  To display more than one	word on	a line,	enclose	the text in quotes,
       enter:
	    banner "Out	to" Lunch

       This displays Out to on one line, and Lunch on the next.