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Random man page:  i386/spkr(4) -- console speaker device driver
The speaker device driver allows applications to control the PC console speaker on an IBM-PC-compatible machine running UNIX. Only one process may have this device open at any given time; open(2) and ...
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Man pages are divided into section depending on topic.  There are 9 different
sections numbered from 1 (General Commands) to 9 (Kernel Developer's Manual).
You can get an introduction to each topic by typing

	man  intro

In other words, to get the intro to general commands, type

	man 1 intro
ChangeLog:
[06/07/2005]: Added man pages for IRIX
[26/02/2005]: Added man pages for HP-UX 11i
[16/02/2005]:Added FreeBSD Tips from freebsd-tips fortune database. Now you can search the tips, comment on them and add new ones.
[06/02/2005]: Added Linux HowTos section
[27/01/2005]:Added a forum where users can post questions /answers , and talk about *nix .
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