intro (7) - Linux Man Pages

intro: introduction to overview and miscellany section

NAME

intro - introduction to overview and miscellany section

DESCRIPTION

Section 7 of the manual provides overviews on various topics, and describes conventions and protocols, character set standards, the standard filesystem layout, and miscellaneous other things.

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 5.05 of the Linux man-pages project. A description of the project, information about reporting bugs, and the latest version of this page, can be found at https://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/.

SEE ALSO

standards(7)