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man 1 file

> binand, i think by this u mean that every file in unix is a series of
> bytes , no special bytes , whether text or binary files. just one query,
> what exactly is an ascii text file  , as listed by the $ file <filename>
> command ? i mean is ascii just means that some programs( cat , more
> etc)  can output it neatly on the screen ?