intro - introduction to administration and privileged commands
Section 8 of the manual describes commands which either can be or are only used
by the superuser, like system-administration commands, daemons, and
As with the commands in described section 1, the commands described in this
section terminate with an exit status that indicates whether the command
succeeded or failed. See intro(1)
for more information.
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