Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: April 2020
sleep - 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. NUMBER need not be an
integer. Given two or more arguments, pause for the amount of time
specified by the sum of their values.
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by Jim Meyering and Paul Eggert.
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Full documentation <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/sleep>
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) sleep invocation'