Merge files, joining each line in one line

paste file1 file2 fileN > merged
Merge files, joining line by line horizontally. Very useful when you have a lot of files where each line represents an info about an event and you want to join them into a single file where each line has all the info about the same event See the example for a better understanding
Sample Output
$ cat file1
a
b
c

$ cat file2
1
2
3

$ paste file1 file2
a	1
b	2
c	3

3
By: polaco
2010-03-12 16:34:48

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Looks great for awk
leovailati · 448 weeks and 1 day ago

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