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Linux Commands 3 This chapter presents the Linux user, programmer, and system administration com- mands. Each entry is labeled with the command name on the outer edge of the page. The syntax line is followed by a brief description and a list of available options. Many commands come with examples at the end of the entry. If you need only a quick reminder or suggestion about a command, you can skip directly to the examples. Typographic conventions for describing command syntax are listed in the Preface. For help in locating commands, see the index at the back of this book. We've tried to be as thorough as possible in listing options. The basic command information and most options should be correct; however, there are many Linux