basename man page on Manjaro

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BASENAME(1)			 User Commands			   BASENAME(1)

       basename - strip directory and suffix from filenames

       basename NAME [SUFFIX]
       basename OPTION... NAME...

       Print  NAME  with  any leading directory components removed.  If speci‐
       fied, also remove a trailing SUFFIX.

       Mandatory arguments to long options are	mandatory  for	short  options

       -a, --multiple
	      support multiple arguments and treat each as a NAME

       -s, --suffix=SUFFIX
	      remove a trailing SUFFIX

       -z, --zero
	      separate output with NUL rather than newline

       --help display this help and exit

	      output version information and exit

       basename /usr/bin/sort
	      -> "sort"

       basename include/stdio.h .h
	      -> "stdio"

       basename -s .h include/stdio.h
	      -> "stdio"

       basename -a any/str1 any/str2
	      -> "str1" followed by "str2"

       GNU  coreutils  online  help:  <>
       Report	basename   translation	 bugs	 to    <http://translationpro‐>

       Written by David MacKenzie.

       Copyright  ©  2013  Free Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv3+: GNU
       GPL version 3 or later <>.
       This is free software: you are free  to	change	and  redistribute  it.
       There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

       dirname(1), readlink(1)

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

	      info coreutils 'basename invocation'

       should give you access to the complete manual.

GNU coreutils 8.22		  April 2014			   BASENAME(1)

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