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.B \-c \fIN\fR, \fB\-\-bytes\fR=\fIN\fR
-output the last N bytes
+output the last N bytes. If the first character of N is a '+', begin printing
+with the Nth character from the start of each file.
.B \-f, \fB\-\-follow
keep the file(s) open and print appended data as the file grows
.B \-n \fIN\fR, \fB\-\-lines\fR=\fIN\fR
-output the last N lines (default: 10)
+output the last N lines (default: 10) If the first character of N is a '+',
+begin printing with with the Nth line from the start of each file.
.B \-v, \fB\-\-verbose
print headers with file names