Linux Command Tee Examples How It Works

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tee command in linux command line, how tee works, simple explanations. Imagine the tee command as a ‘T’ , input on the left and 2 exists or outputs, right and down. Output to a file or another command AND output to the screen.

WORK IN PROGRESS

cat SAMPLE_FILE | tee > this_file.log


INPUT >>> ----|-----  >>> output_file OR output_to_another_command
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              >>>> output_to_screen

Happy learning!

Antonio

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