csplit -- split a file into sections determined by context lines


csplit is as specified in the Single UNIX Specification but with differences as listed below.

LSB Deprecated Differences

The behaviors specified in this section are expected to disappear from a future version of the LSB; applications should only use the non-LSB-deprecated behaviors.

-b, --sufix-format=FORMAT

uses sprintf FORMAT instead of %d.

--quiet, --silent

are equivalent to the -s option as specified in the Single UNIX Specification.

-z, --elide-empty-files

removes empty output files.


outputs version information and exit.