In the last episode (Apr 23), JJB said:
> Thank you that worked. You know that nowhere in the 'man sort' info
> does it say that to use sort command you have to use pipe commands to
> feed it data. How is somebody without UNIX programming background
> going to read that and know how to feed sort it's data to sort? Don't
> you think the man sort info needs updating to explain this fact?
> Even some examples at end of technical info would go long way to
> making the 'man sort' info user friendly and meaningfully.
Well, it does, sort of:
sort [OPTION]... [FILE]...
Write sorted concatenation of all FILE(s) to standard output.
and a bit farther down:
With no FILE, or when FILE is -, read standard input.
I agree that examples would be nice.
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