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Write a shell program to count the characters, count the lines and the words in a particular file

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Write a shell program to count the characters, count the lines and the words in a particular file.

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echo Enter the filename
read file
w=`cat $file | wc -w`
c=`cat $file | wc -c`
l=`grep -c "." $file`
echo Number of characters in $file is $c
echo Number of words in $file is $w
echo Number of lines in $file is $l
  
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