BASENAME(1) FSF BASENAME(1)
NAMEbasename - strip directory and suffix from filenames
SYNOPSISbasename NAME [SUFFIX] basename OPTION
DESCRIPTIONPrint NAME with any leading directory components removed. If specified, also remove a trailing SUFFIX. --help display this help and exit --version output version information and exit
AUTHORWritten by FIXME unknown. REPORTING BUGS Report bugs to <email@example.com>. COPYRIGHT Copyright © 2000 Free Software Foundation, Inc. This is free software; see the source for copying condi tions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
SEE ALSOThe full documentation for basename is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and basename programs are properly installed at your site, the command info basename should give you access to the complete manual. GNU sh-utils 2.0.11 July 2001 BASENAME(1)