How to count the total number of lines, words, and characters contained in a file in Unix?

How to count the total number of lines, words, and characters contained in a file in Unix?

Senior Developer Asked on December 7, 2017 in UNIX.
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Using wc command you can count number of lines, words, characters of a file.


wc welcome.txt


Output:
2 20 124 welcome.txt
1st number represent number of lines. 2nd number represent number of words. 3rd number represent number of bytes.
Team Leader Answered on January 7, 2018.
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