Name

intro — introduction to administration and privileged commands

DESCRIPTION

Section 8 of the manual describes commands which either can be or are used only by the superuser, like system-administration commands, daemons, and hardware-related commands.

As with the commands in described section 1, the commands described in this section terminate with an exit status that indicates whether the command succeeded or failed. See intro(1) for more information.

NOTES

Authors and copyright conditions

Look at the header of the manual page source for the author(s) and copyright conditions. Note that these can be different from page to page!

COLOPHON

This page is part of release 3.52 of the Linux man-pages project. A description of the project, and information about reporting bugs, can be found at http://www.kernel.org/doc/man−pages/.


  Copyright (c) 1993 Michael Haardt (michaelmoria.de),
        Fri Apr  2 11:32:09 MET DST 1993
and Copyright (C) 2007 Michael Kerrisk <mtk.manpagesgmail.com>

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Modified Sat Jul 24 17:35:48 1993 by Rik Faith (faithcs.unc.edu)
2007-10-23 mtk: minor rewrites, and added paragraph on exit status