[glugot] [Bharathi S] One Day One Command

  • From: Joe Steeve <joe_steeve@xxxxxxx>
  • To: GLUGOT <glugot@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 06 Jan 2005 04:07:35 +0530

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  • From: Bharathi S <sbharathi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: Indian Linux Users Group - Chennai <ilugc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 4 Jan 2005 14:41:25 +0530 (IST)
One Day One Command :-
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info - Read documentation in Info format.

Summary: 

Apart from Man pages, some commands comes with a detail manual pages,
called info pages, which is in info format. This info command provides
Menu, Search, Corss-Ref and many other facilities.

Examples:

$ info  -- List all info pages available in the system.

$ pinfo -- Curses based lynx-style info browser.

$ info  emacs -- Show Emacs info page. (See man emacs, to feel the 
                 difference)

Read: info info, info pinfo

Bye :)
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Bharathi S

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