Section 7: Miscellany

A B C D E F G H I K L M N O P R S T U V W X
Section index

A

ABORT(7)
abort the current transaction
aio(7)
POSIX asynchronous I/O overview
all-swaps(7)
event signalling that all swap partitions have been ac...
ALTER_AGGREGATE(7)
change the definition of an aggregate function
ALTER_COLLATION(7)
change the definition of a collation
ALTER_CONVERSION(7)
change the definition of a conversion
ALTER_DATABASE(7)
change a database
ALTER_DEFAULT_PRIVILEGES(7)
define default access privileges
ALTER_DOMAIN(7)
change the definition of a domain
ALTER_EVENT_TRIGGER(7)
change the definition of an event trigger
ALTER_EXTENSION(7)
change the definition of an extension
ALTER_FOREIGN_DATA_WRAPPER(7)
change the definition of a foreign-data wrapper
ALTER_FOREIGN_TABLE(7)
change the definition of a foreign table
ALTER_FUNCTION(7)
change the definition of a function
ALTER_GROUP(7)
change role name or membership
ALTER_INDEX(7)
change the definition of an index
ALTER_LANGUAGE(7)
change the definition of a procedural language
ALTER_LARGE_OBJECT(7)
change the definition of a large object
ALTER_MATERIALIZED_VIEW(7)
change the definition of a materialized view
ALTER_OPERATOR(7)
change the definition of an operator
ALTER_OPERATOR_CLASS(7)
change the definition of an operator class
ALTER_OPERATOR_FAMILY(7)
change the definition of an operator family
ALTER_POLICY(7)
change the definition of a row level security policy
ALTER_ROLE(7)
change a database role
ALTER_RULE(7)
change the definition of a rule
ALTER_SCHEMA(7)
change the definition of a schema
ALTER_SEQUENCE(7)
change the definition of a sequence generator
ALTER_SERVER(7)
change the definition of a foreign server
ALTER_SYSTEM(7)
change a server configuration parameter
ALTER_TABLE(7)
change the definition of a table
ALTER_TABLESPACE(7)
change the definition of a tablespace
ALTER_TEXT_SEARCH_CONFIGURATION(7)
change the definition of a text search ...
ALTER_TEXT_SEARCH_DICTIONARY(7)
change the definition of a text search dic...
ALTER_TEXT_SEARCH_PARSER(7)
change the definition of a text search parser
ALTER_TEXT_SEARCH_TEMPLATE(7)
change the definition of a text search template
ALTER_TRIGGER(7)
change the definition of a trigger
ALTER_TYPE(7)
change the definition of a type
ALTER_USER(7)
change a database role
ALTER_USER_MAPPING(7)
change the definition of a user mapping
ALTER_VIEW(7)
change the definition of a view
ANALYZE(7)
collect statistics about a database
armscii-8(7)
Armenian character set encoded in octal, decimal, and ...
arp(7)
Linux ARP kernel module.
ascii(7)
ASCII character set encoded in octal, decimal, and hex...
attributes(7)
POSIX safety concepts

B

bash-builtins(7)
bash built-in commands, see bash(1)
BEGIN(7)
start a transaction block
boot(7)
System bootup process based on UNIX System V Release 4
bootparam(7)
introduction to boot time parameters of the Linux kernel
bootup(7)
System bootup process
builtins(7)
bash built-in commands, see bash(1)

C

capabilities(7)
overview of Linux capabilities
cgroup_namespaces(7)
overview of Linux cgroup namespaces
cgroups(7)
Linux control groups
charsets(7)
character set standards and internationalization
CHECKPOINT(7)
force a transaction log checkpoint
CLOSE(7)
close a cursor
CLUSTER(7)
cluster a table according to an index
COMMENT(7)
define or change the comment of an object
COMMIT(7)
commit the current transaction
COMMIT_PREPARED(7)
commit a transaction that was earlier prepared for two...
complex(7)
basics of complex mathematics
COPY(7)
copy data between a file and a table
cp1251(7)
CP 1251 character set encoded in octal, decimal, and h...
cp1252(7)
CP 1252 character set encoded in octal, decimal, and h...
cpuset(7)
confine processes to processor and memory node subsets
CREATE_ACCESS_METHOD(7)
define a new access method
CREATE_AGGREGATE(7)
define a new aggregate function
CREATE_CAST(7)
define a new cast
CREATE_COLLATION(7)
define a new collation
CREATE_CONVERSION(7)
define a new encoding conversion
CREATE_DATABASE(7)
create a new database
CREATE_DOMAIN(7)
define a new domain
CREATE_EVENT_TRIGGER(7)
define a new event trigger
CREATE_EXTENSION(7)
install an extension
CREATE_FOREIGN_DATA_WRAPPER(7)
define a new foreign-data wrapper
CREATE_FOREIGN_TABLE(7)
define a new foreign table
CREATE_FUNCTION(7)
define a new function
CREATE_GROUP(7)
define a new database role
CREATE_INDEX(7)
define a new index
CREATE_LANGUAGE(7)
define a new procedural language
CREATE_MATERIALIZED_VIEW(7)
define a new materialized view
CREATE_OPERATOR(7)
define a new operator
CREATE_OPERATOR_CLASS(7)
define a new operator class
CREATE_OPERATOR_FAMILY(7)
define a new operator family
CREATE_POLICY(7)
define a new row level security policy for a table
CREATE_ROLE(7)
define a new database role
CREATE_RULE(7)
define a new rewrite rule
CREATE_SCHEMA(7)
define a new schema
CREATE_SEQUENCE(7)
define a new sequence generator
CREATE_SERVER(7)
define a new foreign server
CREATE_TABLE(7)
define a new table
CREATE_TABLE_AS(7)
define a new table from the results of a query
CREATE_TABLESPACE(7)
define a new tablespace
CREATE_TEXT_SEARCH_CONFIGURATION(7)
define a new text search configuration
CREATE_TEXT_SEARCH_DICTIONARY(7)
define a new text search dictionary
CREATE_TEXT_SEARCH_PARSER(7)
define a new text search parser
CREATE_TEXT_SEARCH_TEMPLATE(7)
define a new text search template
CREATE_TRANSFORM(7)
define a new transform
CREATE_TRIGGER(7)
define a new trigger
CREATE_TYPE(7)
define a new data type
CREATE_USER(7)
define a new database role
CREATE_USER_MAPPING(7)
define a new mapping of a user to a foreign server
CREATE_VIEW(7)
define a new view
credentials(7)
process identifiers
crypto(7ssl)
OpenSSL cryptographic library

D

daemon(7)
Writing and packaging system daemons
ddp(7)
Linux AppleTalk protocol implementation
DEALLOCATE(7)
deallocate a prepared statement
debhelper(7)
the debhelper tool suite
debhelper-obsolete-compat(7)
List of no longer supported compat levels
DECLARE(7)
define a cursor
DELETE(7)
delete rows of a table
des_modes(7ssl)
the variants of DES and other crypto algorithms of Ope...
dh-autoreconf(7)
debhelper add-on to run autoreconf during build
DISCARD(7)
discard session state
DO(7)
execute an anonymous code block
doveadm-search-query(7)
Overview of search queries for doveadm mailbox com...
DROP_ACCESS_METHOD(7)
remove an access method
DROP_AGGREGATE(7)
remove an aggregate function
DROP_CAST(7)
remove a cast
DROP_COLLATION(7)
remove a collation
DROP_CONVERSION(7)
remove a conversion
DROP_DATABASE(7)
remove a database
DROP_DOMAIN(7)
remove a domain
DROP_EVENT_TRIGGER(7)
remove an event trigger
DROP_EXTENSION(7)
remove an extension
DROP_FOREIGN_DATA_WRAPPER(7)
remove a foreign-data wrapper
DROP_FOREIGN_TABLE(7)
remove a foreign table
DROP_FUNCTION(7)
remove a function
DROP_GROUP(7)
remove a database role
DROP_INDEX(7)
remove an index
DROP_LANGUAGE(7)
remove a procedural language
DROP_MATERIALIZED_VIEW(7)
remove a materialized view
DROP_OPERATOR(7)
remove an operator
DROP_OPERATOR_CLASS(7)
remove an operator class
DROP_OPERATOR_FAMILY(7)
remove an operator family
DROP_OWNED(7)
remove database objects owned by a database role
DROP_POLICY(7)
remove a row level security policy from a table
DROP_ROLE(7)
remove a database role
DROP_RULE(7)
remove a rewrite rule
DROP_SCHEMA(7)
remove a schema
DROP_SEQUENCE(7)
remove a sequence
DROP_SERVER(7)
remove a foreign server descriptor
DROP_TABLE(7)
remove a table
DROP_TABLESPACE(7)
remove a tablespace
DROP_TEXT_SEARCH_CONFIGURATION(7)
remove a text search configuration
DROP_TEXT_SEARCH_DICTIONARY(7)
remove a text search dictionary
DROP_TEXT_SEARCH_PARSER(7)
remove a text search parser
DROP_TEXT_SEARCH_TEMPLATE(7)
remove a text search template
DROP_TRANSFORM(7)
remove a transform
DROP_TRIGGER(7)
remove a trigger
DROP_TYPE(7)
remove a data type
DROP_USER(7)
remove a database role
DROP_USER_MAPPING(7)
remove a user mapping for a foreign server
DROP_VIEW(7)
remove a view

E

END(7)
commit the current transaction
environ(7)
user environment
epoll(7)
I/O event notification facility
evp(7ssl)
high-level cryptographic functions
EXECUTE(7)
execute a prepared statement
EXPLAIN(7)
show the execution plan of a statement

F

fanotify(7)
monitoring filesystem events
feature_test_macros(7)
feature test macros
FETCH(7)
retrieve rows from a query using a cursor
fifo(7)
first-in first-out special file, named pipe
file-hierarchy(7)
File system hierarchy overview
filesystem(7)
event signalling that filesystems have been mounted
fsf-funding(7)
Funding Free Software
ftm(7)
feature test macros
futex(7)
fast user-space locking

G

gfdl(7)
GNU Free Documentation License
gitcli(7)
Git command-line interface and conventions
gitcore-tutorial(7)
A Git core tutorial for developers
gitcredentials(7)
providing usernames and passwords to Git
gitcvs-migration(7)
Git for CVS users
gitdiffcore(7)
Tweaking diff output
giteveryday(7)
A useful minimum set of commands for Everyday Git
gitglossary(7)
A Git Glossary
gitnamespaces(7)
Git namespaces
gitrevisions(7)
specifying revisions and ranges for Git
gitsubmodules(7)
mounting one repository inside another
gittutorial(7)
A tutorial introduction to Git
gittutorial-2(7)
A tutorial introduction to Git: part two
gitworkflows(7)
An overview of recommended workflows with Git
glibc(7)
overview of standard C libraries on Linux
glob(7)
globbing pathnames
gnome-options(7)
Standard Command Line Options for GNOME 2 Programs
go-packages(7)
tool for managing Go source code
go-path(7)
tool for managing Go source code
go-remote(7)
tool for managing Go source code
go-testflag(7)
tool for managing Go source code
go-testfunc(7)
tool for managing Go source code
gpl(7)
GNU General Public License
GRANT(7)
define access privileges
gtk-options(7)
Standard Command Line Options for GTK+ Programs

H

hier(7)
description of the filesystem hierarchy
hostname(7)
hostname resolution description
hwdb(7)
Hardware Database

I

icmp(7)
Linux IPv4 ICMP kernel module.
IMPORT_FOREIGN_SCHEMA(7)
import table definitions from a foreign server
inode(7)
file inode information
inotify(7)
monitoring filesystem events
INSERT(7)
create new rows in a table
intro(7)
introduction to overview and miscellany section
ip(7)
Linux IPv4 protocol implementation
ipv6(7)
Linux IPv6 protocol implementation
iso-8859-1(7)
ISO 8859-1 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso-8859-10(7)
ISO 8859-10 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso-8859-11(7)
ISO 8859-11 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso-8859-13(7)
ISO 8859-13 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso-8859-14(7)
ISO 8859-14 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso-8859-15(7)
ISO 8859-15 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso-8859-16(7)
ISO 8859-16 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso-8859-2(7)
ISO 8859-2 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso-8859-3(7)
ISO 8859-3 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso-8859-4(7)
ISO 8859-4 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso-8859-5(7)
ISO 8859-5 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso-8859-6(7)
ISO 8859-6 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso-8859-7(7)
ISO 8859-7 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso-8859-8(7)
ISO 8859-8 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso-8859-9(7)
ISO 8859-9 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859-1(7)
ISO 8859-1 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859-10(7)
ISO 8859-10 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso_8859-11(7)
ISO 8859-11 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso_8859-13(7)
ISO 8859-13 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso_8859-14(7)
ISO 8859-14 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso_8859-15(7)
ISO 8859-15 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso_8859-16(7)
ISO 8859-16 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso_8859-2(7)
ISO 8859-2 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859-3(7)
ISO 8859-3 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859-4(7)
ISO 8859-4 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859-5(7)
ISO 8859-5 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859-6(7)
ISO 8859-6 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859-7(7)
ISO 8859-7 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859-8(7)
ISO 8859-8 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859-9(7)
ISO 8859-9 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859_1(7)
ISO 8859-1 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859_10(7)
ISO 8859-10 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso_8859_11(7)
ISO 8859-11 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso_8859_13(7)
ISO 8859-13 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso_8859_14(7)
ISO 8859-14 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso_8859_15(7)
ISO 8859-15 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso_8859_16(7)
ISO 8859-16 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
iso_8859_2(7)
ISO 8859-2 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859_3(7)
ISO 8859-3 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859_4(7)
ISO 8859-4 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859_5(7)
ISO 8859-5 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859_6(7)
ISO 8859-6 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859_7(7)
ISO 8859-7 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859_8(7)
ISO 8859-8 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
iso_8859_9(7)
ISO 8859-9 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...

K

kernel-command-line(7)
Kernel command line parameters
keyrings(7)
In-kernel key management and retention facility
keyutils(7)
In-kernel key management utilities
koi8-r(7)
Russian character set encoded in octal, decimal, and h...
koi8-u(7)
Ukrainian character set encoded in octal, decimal, and...

L

latin1(7)
ISO 8859-1 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
latin10(7)
ISO 8859-16 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
latin2(7)
ISO 8859-2 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
latin3(7)
ISO 8859-3 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
latin4(7)
ISO 8859-4 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
latin5(7)
ISO 8859-9 character set encoded in octal, decimal, an...
latin6(7)
ISO 8859-10 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
latin7(7)
ISO 8859-13 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
latin8(7)
ISO 8859-14 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
latin9(7)
ISO 8859-15 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
libc(7)
overview of standard C libraries on Linux
LISTEN(7)
listen for a notification
LOAD(7)
load a shared library file
local-filesystems(7)
event signalling that local filesystems have been mou...
locale(7)
description of multilanguage support
LOCK(7)
lock a table
lvmcache(7)
LVM caching
lvmraid(7)
LVM RAID
lvmreport(7)
LVM reporting and related features
lvmsystemid(7)
LVM system ID
lvmthin(7)
LVM thin provisioning
lxc(7)
linux containers

M

mailaddr(7)
mail addressing description
man(7)
macros to format man pages
man-pages(7)
conventions for writing Linux man pages
math_error(7)
detecting errors from mathematical functions
mdoc(7)
quick reference guide for the -mdoc macro package
mdoc.samples(7)
tutorial sampler for writing BSD manuals with -mdoc
mount_namespaces(7)
overview of Linux mount namespaces
mounted(7)
event signalling that a filesystem has been mounted
mounting(7)
event signalling that a filesystem is mounting
MOVE(7)
position a cursor
mq_overview(7)
overview of POSIX message queues

N

namespaces(7)
overview of Linux namespaces
netdevice(7)
low-level access to Linux network devices
netlink(7)
communication between kernel and user space (AF_NETLINK)
network_namespaces(7)
overview of Linux network namespaces
NOTIFY(7)
generate a notification
nptl(7)
Native POSIX Threads Library
numa(7)
overview of Non-Uniform Memory Architecture

O

operator(7)
C operator precedence and order of evaluation

P

packet(7)
packet interface on device level
PAM(7)
Pluggable Authentication Modules for Linux
pam(7)
Pluggable Authentication Modules for Linux
path_resolution(7)
how a pathname is resolved to a file
pcilib(7)
a library for accessing PCI devices
Perl::Critic::Policy::ValuesAndExpres...(3pm)
Write "oct(755)" instead of ...
persistent-keyring(7)
Per-user persistent keyring
pid_namespaces(7)
overview of Linux PID namespaces
pigeonhole(7)
Overview of the Pigeonhole project's Sieve support for...
pipe(7)
overview of pipes and FIFOs
pkeys(7)
overview of Memory Protection Keys
po-debconf(7)
introduction
posixoptions(7)
optional parts of the POSIX standard
postgresql-common(7)
wrapper for PostgreSQL client commands
PREPARE(7)
prepare a statement for execution
PREPARE_TRANSACTION(7)
prepare the current transaction for two-phase commit
prerex.sty(7)
a LaTeX document style for prerequisite charts
process-keyring(7)
Per-process shared keyring
pthreads(7)
POSIX threads
pty(7)
pseudoterminal interfaces

R

random(7)
overview of interfaces for obtaining randomness
raw(7)
Linux IPv4 raw sockets
re_format(7)
POSIX.2 regular expressions
REASSIGN_OWNED(7)
change the ownership of database objects owned by a da...
REFRESH_MATERIALIZED_VIEW(7)
replace the contents of a materialized view
regex(7)
POSIX.2 regular expressions
REINDEX(7)
rebuild indexes
RELEASE_SAVEPOINT(7)
destroy a previously defined savepoint
remote-filesystems(7)
event signalling that remote filesystems have been m...
RESET(7)
restore the value of a run-time parameter to the defau...
REVOKE(7)
remove access privileges
ROLLBACK(7)
abort the current transaction
ROLLBACK_PREPARED(7)
cancel a transaction that was earlier prepared for tw...
ROLLBACK_TO_SAVEPOINT(7)
roll back to a savepoint
rpcinfo(7)
report RPC information
rtld-audit(7)
auditing API for the dynamic linker
rtnetlink(7)
Linux IPv4 routing socket

S

SAVEPOINT(7)
define a new savepoint within the current transaction
sched(7)
overview of CPU scheduling
schroot-faq(7)
frequently asked questions
SECURITY_LABEL(7)
define or change a security label applied to an object
SELECT(7)
retrieve rows from a table or view
SELECT_INTO(7)
define a new table from the results of a query
sem_overview(7)
overview of POSIX semaphores
session-keyring(7)
Session shared process keyring
SET(7)
change a run-time parameter
SET_CONSTRAINTS(7)
set constraint check timing for the current transaction
SET_ROLE(7)
set the current user identifier of the current session
SET_SESSION_AUTHORIZATION(7)
set the session user identifier and the curre...
SET_TRANSACTION(7)
set the characteristics of the current transaction
shm_overview(7)
overview of POSIX shared memory
SHOW(7)
show the value of a run-time parameter
sigevent(7)
structure for notification from asynchronous routines
signal(7)
overview of signals
signal-safety(7)
async-signal-safe functions
sock_diag(7)
obtaining information about sockets
socket(7)
Linux socket interface
spufs(7)
SPU filesystem
standards(7)
C and UNIX Standards
START_TRANSACTION(7)
start a transaction block
suffixes(7)
list of file suffixes
svipc(7)
System V interprocess communication mechanisms
symlink(7)
symbolic link handling
systemd.directives(7)
Index of configuration directives
systemd.environment-generator(7)
systemd environment file generators
systemd.generator(7)
systemd unit generators
systemd.index(7)
List all manpages from the systemd project
systemd.journal-fields(7)
Special journal fields
systemd.offline-updates(7)
Implementation of offline updates in systemd
systemd.special(7)
Special systemd units
systemd.time(7)
Time and date specifications

T

TABLE(7)
retrieve rows from a table or view
tc-hfsc(7)
Hierarchical Fair Service Curve
tcp(7)
TCP protocol
term(7)
conventions for naming terminal types
termio(7)
System V terminal driver interface
thread-keyring(7)
Per-thread keyring
time(7)
overview of time and timers
tis-620(7)
ISO 8859-11 character set encoded in octal, decimal, a...
TRUNCATE(7)
empty a table or set of tables

U

udev(7)
Dynamic device management
udp(7)
User Datagram Protocol for IPv4
udplite(7)
Lightweight User Datagram Protocol
unicode(7)
universal character set
units(7)
decimal and binary prefixes
unix(7)
sockets for local interprocess communication
UNLISTEN(7)
stop listening for a notification
UPDATE(7)
update rows of a table
uri(7)
uniform resource identifier (URI), including a URL or URN
url(7)
uniform resource identifier (URI), including a URL or URN
urn(7)
uniform resource identifier (URI), including a URL or URN
user-keyring(7)
Per-user keyring
user-session-keyring(7)
Per-user default session keyring
user_namespaces(7)
overview of Linux user namespaces
utf-8(7)
an ASCII compatible multibyte Unicode encoding
utf8(7)
an ASCII compatible multibyte Unicode encoding

V

VACUUM(7)
garbage-collect and optionally analyze a database
VALUES(7)
compute a set of rows
vdso(7)
overview of the virtual ELF dynamic shared object
virtual-filesystems(7)
event signalling that virtual filesystems have been...
vsock(7)
Linux VSOCK address family

W

WITH(7)
retrieve rows from a table or view

X

x25(7)
ITU-T X.25 / ISO-8208 protocol interface.
xattr(7)
Extended attributes

A B C D E F G H I K L M N O P R S T U V W X