Core GNU utilities (file, text, shell)
GNU Coreutils package includes all of the basic command-line tools that are expected in a POSIX system, excluding shell. This package is the union of the GNU fileutils, sh-utils, and textutils packages. Most of these tools offer extended functionality beyond that which is outlined in the POSIX standard.
- Website: https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/
- Licenses: GPL 3+
- Package source: gnu/packages/base.scm
- Builds: See build status
- Issues: See known issues
coreutils 9.1 as follows:
guix install firstname.lastname@example.org
Or install the latest version:
guix install coreutils
You can also install packages in augmented, pure or containerized environments for development or simply to try them out without polluting your user profile. See the
guix shell documentation for more information.