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Old 08-25-2009
commands to view /etc/pwd file

What command shows the man page for the /etc/passwd file and not the passwd command?SmilieSmilieSmilie

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Old 08-25-2009
See the end of the passwd man page under 'see also'
Different manpage sections (the bit in brackets after a man title in 'see also') can be selected by running man with the -s<section number> flag.
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Old 08-25-2009
hi i know that man 5 passwd will show us the manual page of /etc/passwd
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Old 08-25-2009
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