Control D and Exit command differences

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what is difference between control D and exit commands.

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Ctrl-D signals EOT or End of transmission.

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To know how it differs from EXIT, we need to know what program is interpreting the two commands.  I'm guessing a terminal window?
To the average user, they mean basically the same things in most programs that accept both.

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