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Introduction to special files.

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
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SEE ALSO standards(7)
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Linux 2007-10-23 INTRO(4)
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refer to standards(7)