factor(1) -- Linux man page

 

NAME

factor - factor numbers  

SYNOPSIS

factor [NUMBER]...
factor OPTION  

DESCRIPTION

Print the prime factors of each NUMBER.

--help
display this help and exit
--version
output version information and exit
Print the prime factors of all specified integer NUMBERs.
If no arguments
are specified on the command line, they are read from standard input.
 

AUTHOR

Written by Paul Rubin.  

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-coreutils@gnu.org>.  

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2004 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for factor is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and factor programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info coreutils factor

should give you access to the complete manual.