split – split a file into pieces|
split [ option ... ] [ file ]|
Split reads file (standard input by default) and writes it in
pieces of 1000 lines per output file. The names of the output
files are xaa, xab, and so on to xzz. The options are|
–n n Split into n–line pieces.
–l n Synonym for –n n, a nod to Unix's syntax.
–i Ignore case in option –e; force output file names (excluding the suffix) to lower case.
sed(1), awk(1), grep(1), regexp(6)|