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LINE(1)                     General Commands Manual                    LINE(1)



NAME
       line - read one line

SYNOPSIS
       line

DESCRIPTION
       line  copies  one  line  (up  to a NEWLINE) from the standard input and
       writes it on the standard output.  It returns an exit code of 1 on  EOF
       and  always  prints  a NEWLINE at least.  It is often used within shell
       scripts to read a line from the terminal.

SEE ALSO
       sh(1), read(2V)



                               9 September 1987                        LINE(1)