intro

INTRO(4)                   Linux Programmer's Manual                  INTRO(4)



NAME
       intro - introduction to special files

DESCRIPTION
       Section 4 of the manual describes special files (devices).

FILES
       /dev/* — device files

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!

SEE ALSO
       mknod(1), mknod(2), standards(7)

COLOPHON
       This page is part of release 5.00 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/.



Linux                             2017-09-15                          INTRO(4)