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getconf: Query system configuration variables

NAME

getconf - Query system configuration variables

SYNOPSIS

getconf -a

getconf [-v specification] system_var

getconf [-v specification] path_var pathname

DESCRIPTION

-a

        Displays all configuration variables for the current system
        and their values.
-v

        Indicate the specification and version for which to obtain
        configuration variables.
system_var

        A system configuration variable, as defined by sysconf(3) or
        confstr(3).
path_var

        A system configuration variable as defined by pathconf(3). This
        must be used with a pathname.

AUTHOR

getconf was written by Roland McGrath for the GNU C Library

This man page was written by Ben Collins <bcollins [at] debian.org> for the Debian GNU/Linux system.

SEE ALSO

sysconf(3), pathconf(3), confstr(3)