For the love of pipes ↦
Jessie Frazelle spells out why she loves the
| command. Here’s the brief:
In brief, the
|allows for the output of one program (on the left) to become the input of another program (on the right). It is a way of connecting two commands together.
Did you know pipes pre-dated Unix?! 1964! Lots of good stuff in this post, highly worth the click.
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