Originally Posted by Completely Clueless
... those man pages are SO indecypherable for us mere mortals as to be totally unintelligible; they seldom if ever provide useful example commands and as such are only suitable for nerds suffering from Asberger's Syndrome.
De rien (or graag gedaan)!
One day, you too will finally be able to understand the man pages. On that day, you will realise you are no longer able to have a conversation with an ordinary mortal...
Rather nicely, though, O'Reilly have made the command reference from "Linux in a Nutshell"
available online. Much more readable.