The man – manual page reader in Unix/Linux environment

What is man?

Program to read manual of common/installed packages including command, config file or even daemon process.

Why use man?

  • As a comprehensive fast reference to revive your memory; informing you how command, config file, or daemon process ought to be called or used, and also showing accessible options.

  • A profound and exhaustive – and typically in depth technical – portrayal of all parts of the command, config file, or daemon process.

  • To find connection or reference between interrelated programs.

The following are some example syntax of man…

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