Extract all printable characters from binary files

Strings is a very useful command that can extract all printable characters from binary files.

Example:

strings /usr/sbin/visudo | more
/lib64/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2
__gmon_start__
libc.so.6
__printf_chk
setgrent
fnmatch
readdir
execv
_IO_putc
setlocale
fopen
strsignal
strncmp
optind
strrchr
__progname
dcgettext
getpwuid
closedir
getgrgid
getdomainname
fork
futimes
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