sleep(1) -- Linux man page
NAMEsleep - delay for a specified amount of time
Pause for NUMBER seconds. SUFFIX may be `s' for seconds (the default), `m' for minutes, `h' for hours or `d' for days. Unlike most implementations that require NUMBER be an integer, here NUMBER may be an arbitrary floating point number.
- display this help and exit
- output version information and exit
AUTHORWritten by Jim Meyering and Paul Eggert.
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COPYRIGHTCopyright © 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 ALSOThe full documentation for sleep is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and sleep programs are properly installed at your site, the command
- info coreutils sleep
should give you access to the complete manual.