11 Useful split command examples for Linux/UNIX systems

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As the name suggests ‘split‘ command is used to split or break a file into the pieces in Linux and UNIX systems. Whenever we split a large file with split command then split output file’s default size is 1000 lines and its default prefix would be ‘x’.

In this article we will discuss 11 useful split command examples for Linux Users. Apart from this we will also discuss how split files can be merge or reassembled into a single file. Syntax for split command:

# split {options} {file_name} {prefix}

Some of the important options of split command is shown below:

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