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Bash - create new file under linux command

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Marcin
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1. With touch command:

$ touch path/to/file 
Note: created file will be empty

2. With nano or pico program:

$ nano path/to/file
$ pico path/to/file
Note: After typing data use ctrl^o (ctrl+o) to save file file and ctrl^x (ctrl+x) to close program.

3. With echo and output redirection to file:

$ echo "this is my text that i would like to save to file" > path/to/my/file 

4. With cat program:

$ cat > path/to/my/file
Note: Enter key causes saving of current line. Use ctrl^c (ctrl+c) to close program.
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