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Source code changes of the file "littleutils/randomize.1" between
littleutils-1.2.4.tar.lz and littleutils-1.2.5.tar.lz

About: littleutils are a collection of small and simple utilities (rename files, search for duplicate files, ...).

randomize.1  (littleutils-1.2.4.tar.lz):randomize.1  (littleutils-1.2.5.tar.lz)
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NOTES NOTES
The number and length of lines is limited by system memory. The entire contents of all lines to be ran- The number and length of lines is limited by system memory. The entire contents of all lines to be ran-
domized must fit into memory at once. domized must fit into memory at once.
A program called shuf was added to the GNU coreutils 6.0 in 2006. It ope rates very similarly to random- A program called shuf was added to the GNU coreutils 6.0 in 2006. It ope rates very similarly to random-
ize. Also, version 6.1 of coreutils added the -R option to sort to ma ke it provide randomized output. ize. Also, version 6.1 of coreutils added the -R option to sort to ma ke it provide randomized output.
If you are trying to write highly portable shell scripts, you might con sider using shuf or sort -R If you are trying to write highly portable shell scripts, you might con sider using shuf or sort -R
instead. instead.
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Copyright (C) 2004-2020 by Brian Lindholm. This program is free softwa re; you can use it, redistribute Copyright (C) 2004-2021 by Brian Lindholm. This program is free softwa re; you can use it, redistribute
it, and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software it, and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software
Foundation; either version 3, or (at your option) any later version. Foundation; either version 3, or (at your option) any later version.
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WI THOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WI THOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even
the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPO SE. See the GNU General Public the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPO SE. See the GNU General Public
License for more details. License for more details.
littleutils 2020 Oct 16 RANDOMIZE(1) littleutils 2021 Set 15 RANDOMIZE(1)
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