intro(4) — Linux manual page

NAME | DESCRIPTION | FILES | NOTES | SEE ALSO | COLOPHON

INTRO(4)                Linux Programmer's Manual               INTRO(4)

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       intro - introduction to special files

DESCRIPTION         top

       Section 4 of the manual describes special files (devices).

FILES         top

       /dev/* — device files

NOTES         top

   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!

SEE ALSO         top

       mknod(1), mknod(2), standards(7)

COLOPHON         top

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Linux                          2017-09-15                       INTRO(4)