Section 4: Special Files

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Section index

A

amdgpu(4)
AMD RADEON GPU video driver
ati(4)
ATI video driver

C

cciss(4)
HP Smart Array block driver
console_codes(4)
Linux console escape and control sequences
console_ioctl(4)
ioctls for console terminal and virtual consoles
cpuid(4)
x86 CPUID access device

D

dsp56k(4)
DSP56001 interface device

E

evdev(4)
Generic Linux input driver
exa(4)
new 2D acceleration architecture for X.Org

F

fbdev(4)
video driver for framebuffer device
fbdevhw(4)
os-specific submodule for framebuffer device access
full(4)
always full device
fuse(4)
Filesystem in Userspace (FUSE) device

H

hd(4)
MFM/IDE hard disk devices
hpsa(4)
HP Smart Array SCSI driver

I

initrd(4)
boot loader initialized RAM disk
intel(4)
Intel integrated graphics chipsets
intel-virtual-output(4)
Utility for connecting the Integrated Intel GPU to...
intro(4)
introduction to special files

K

kmem(4)
system memory, kernel memory and system ports

L

libinput(4)
libinput-based X.Org input driver
lirc(4)
lirc devices
loop(4)
loop devices
loop-control(4)
loop devices
lp(4)
line printer devices

M

mem(4)
system memory, kernel memory and system ports
modesetting(4)
video driver for framebuffer device
mouse(4)
serial mouse interface
msr(4)
x86 CPU MSR access device

N

neomagic(4)
Neomagic video driver
nouveau(4)
NVIDIA video driver
null(4)
data sink

O

openchrome(4)
video driver for VIA Unichromes

P

port(4)
system memory, kernel memory and system ports
ptmx(4)
pseudoterminal master and slave
pts(4)
pseudoterminal master and slave

R

r128(4)
ATI Rage 128 video driver
radeon(4)
ATI/AMD RADEON video driver
ram(4)
ram disk device
random(4)
kernel random number source devices
rtc(4)
real-time clock

S

savage(4)
S3 Savage video driver
sd(4)
driver for SCSI disk drives
siliconmotion(4)
Silicon Motion video driver
sisusb(4)
SiS USB video driver
smartpqi(4)
Microsemi Smart Family SCSI driver
st(4)
SCSI tape device
synaptics(4)
touchpad input driver

T

tdfx(4)
3Dfx video driver
trident(4)
Trident video driver
tty(4)
controlling terminal
tty_ioctl(4)
ioctls for terminals and serial lines
ttyS(4)
serial terminal lines

U

urandom(4)
kernel random number source devices

V

vcs(4)
virtual console memory
vcsa(4)
virtual console memory
vesa(4)
Generic VESA video driver
veth(4)
Virtual Ethernet Device
vmware(4)
VMware SVGA video driver

W

wacom(4)
Wacom input driver
wavelan(4)
AT&T GIS WaveLAN ISA device driver

Z

zero(4)
data sink

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