How do I access specific sections of man pages?
Why do programs in Unix-like environments have numbers after their name?
I have seen several programs, such as GREP(3) and PING(8), listed in manpages. What is the …
I am looking for some good examples / tutorials on how to generate, package, and install man pages in projects using CMake.
How do I set an environment variable in C++?
They do not need to persist past program execution
They only need to be visible in the current process
Preference for platform independent but for my …
I ran into this question while typing man 2 open. It says that there are two kinds of open, one with two args, and one with three! last time i checked we could not overload functions in C. How did …
For example: man(1), find(3), updatedb(2)? What do the numbers in parentheses (Brit. “brackets”) mean?
The man page of exit says,
All open stdio streams are flushed and closed. Files created by tmpfile are removed.
Parameters of exit i.e EXIT_SUCCESS and EXIT_FAILURE are slightly more portable (…
I’m looking for the windows executable for the linux man (manual reader).
I tried googling around, but got frustrated with the kind of results it came up with, owing to ‘man’ being such a common …