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Intro - Introduction the manual pages, commands and applications
These are the manual pages for GNO/ME v2.0.6, the multitasking UNIX-
like environment for the Apple IIgs. They are broken up into the fol-
lowing chapters or sections:
1 Commands and Applications
2 System Calls
3 Library Routines
3F Fortran Routines
5 File Formats
8 System Administration
Within each chapter, the manual pages are sorted alphabetically. Chap-
ter 3F, Fortran Routines, is not currently used, but that chapter is
reserved for Fortran routines (intrinsic and external).
This page is the introduction to Chapter 1, Commands and Applications.
It covers all external user commands. It specifically excludes shell
built-in commands, games, and programs intended for system administra-
For third party programs, it is the responsibility of the application
programmer to provide suitable manual pages.
Unless otherwise noted, commands described in the SYNOPSIS section of a
manual page accept options and other arguments according to the follow-
ing syntax and should be interpreted as explained below:
name [ -option [ optarg ] ... ] [ arg ... ]
name is the name of the executable file.
is a single character option flag, almost always pre-
ceeded by a hyphen. Programs which make use of the GNU
getopt(3) package may also use long options, which are
multi-character options preceeded by two hypens (such as
optarg is the option argument, if required.
arg is a regular argument, if required.
[ ] Surround an option or argument that is optional.
... indicate multiple occurances of the preceeding symbol.
GNO Shell User's Manual
GNO 12 January 1997 INTRO(1)
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