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Linux in a Nutshell, Fourth Edition by Aaron Weber, Stephen Figgins, Ellen Siever

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split

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[count] sp [+
                  n] [filename]

Split the current window and load filename in the new window, or the same buffer in both windows if no file is specified. Make the new window count lines high, or if count is not specified, split the window into equal parts. With the +n argument, begin editing on line n. n may also be a pattern of the form /pattern. {vim}

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