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'newfile' generates "starting-out" files using a full featured template preprocessor. It can also generate trees of files, for example, a FreeBSD port or a project using automake and autoconf. Users can add their own template files and directories to those supplied with the package, which includes templates for making "empty" files for Ruby, make, shell, C, C++, C & C++ headers, and more.


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BSD 3ClauseJanet Casey22 January 2003

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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 9 April 2003.


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