title: Bash Man
Man, the abbreviation of manual, is a bash command used to display on-line reference manuals of the given command.
Man displays the relative man page (short for manual page) of the given command.
man [options] [command]
Most used options:
-f, print a short description of the given command
-a, display, in succession, all of the available intro manual pages contained within the manual
-c, reformat the source man page, used mostly when the page was formatted for a screen with a different number of columns
-l, enabling case sensitivity
Display the man page of ls
Display a short description of the shutdown command
man -f shutdown
Display the man page of ASCII table: