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INTRO(8)                Linux Programmer's Manual               INTRO(8)

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       intro - introduction to administration and privileged commands

DESCRIPTION         top

       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 described in 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.

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Linux                          2007-10-23                       INTRO(8)