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How many lines does the passwd file have?

Terminal - How many lines does the passwd file have?
cat /etc/passwd | wc -l
2011-06-03 00:05:20
Functions: cat wc
How many lines does the passwd file have?


There is 1 alternative - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
awk 'END {print NR}' /etc/passwd

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cat overload!

wc -l /etc/passwd
Comment by mpb 266 weeks and 6 days ago

awk 'END {print NR}' /etc/passwd

Comment by Leo_Gutierrez 266 weeks and 2 days ago
awk 'END {print NR}' /etc/passwd
Comment by Leo_Gutierrez 266 weeks and 2 days ago

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