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Linux Commands-2

Text Manipulation
sort
used to sort a file in a particular order.
-Ascii Sorting
$ cat > abc a b e a



// we have removed the duplicate using -u
$ sort -u abc a b e
-Sorting of numbers
$ cat > abc2 1 2 0 231 3 6
$ sort abc2 -n 0 1 2 3 6 231
If you try to use ascii sorting then you will get below output
$ sort abc2 0 1 2 231 3 6