sync



SYNC(1)                          User Commands                         SYNC(1)




NAME

       sync - flush filesystem buffers


SYNOPSIS

       sync [OPTION]


DESCRIPTION

       Force changed blocks to disk, update the super block.

       --help display this help and exit

       --version
              output version information and exit


AUTHOR

       Written by Jim Meyering.


REPORTING BUGS

       Report bugs to <bug-coreutils@gnu.org>.


COPYRIGHT

       Copyright © 2004 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
       This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is
       NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR  A  PARTICULAR
       PURPOSE.


SEE ALSO

       The  full documentation for sync is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If
       the info and sync programs are properly installed  at  your  site,  the
       command

              info coreutils sync

       should give you access to the complete manual.



sync (coreutils) 5.2.1             July 2005                           SYNC(1)

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