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Old 02-07-2012, 03:27 PM   #1
wj123
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use man to see the second defination of write(2)


I want to use man to see the second definiton of write, i.e. , write(2). How do I do that.

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WJ
 
Old 02-07-2012, 03:35 PM   #2
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Code:
 man man
Shows

Code:
man 2 write
I always get a chuckle with these system call lines, like

man 2 kill ... whoa! Killing a man? Easy, POSIX!
man 2 poll ... The vote is on.
man 2 open ... Hey man, not my thing, but w/e.

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Old 02-07-2012, 03:35 PM   #3
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Hi,

Code:
man 2 write
..... Too slow
 
  


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