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intro(8) [bsd man page]

INTRO(8)						      System Manager's Manual							  INTRO(8)

NAME
intro - introduction to system maintenance and operation commands DESCRIPTION
This section contains information related to system operation and maintenance. It describes commands used to create new file systems, newfs, verify the integrity of the file systems, fsck, control disk usage, edquota, maintain system backups, dump, and recover files when disks die an untimely death, restore. The section format should be consulted when formatting disk packs. Network related services are distinguished as 8C. The section crash should be consulted in understanding how to interpret system crash dumps. 4.2 Berkeley Distribution May 29, 1986 INTRO(8)

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INTRO(8)						    BSD System Manager's Manual 						  INTRO(8)

NAME
intro -- introduction to system maintenance procedures and commands DESCRIPTION
This section contains information related to system operation and maintenance. It describes commands used to create new file systems (newfs(8)), verify the integrity of the file systems (fsck(8)), control disk usage (edquota(8)), maintain system backups (dump(8)), and recover files when disks die an untimely death (restore(8)). Network related services like ftpd(8) are also described. All commands set an exit status. Its value may be tested to see if the command completed normally. Unless otherwise noted (rare), the value 0 signifies successful completion of the command, while a value >0 indicates an error. Some commands attempt to describe the nature of the failure by using error codes defined in sysexits(3), or set the status to arbitrary values >0 (typically 1), but many such values are not described in the manual. HISTORY
The intro section manual page appeared in 4.2BSD. BSD
October 22, 2006 BSD

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