NAMEintro - introduction to overview, conventions, and miscellany section
DESCRIPTIONSection 7 of the manual provides overviews on various topics, and describes conventions and protocols, character set standards, the standard file system layout, and miscellaneous other things.
NOTESAuthors and Copyright Conditions Look at the header of the manual page source for the author(s) and copyright conditions. Note that these can be different from page to page!
COLOPHONThis page is part of release 3.27 of the Linux man-pages project. A description of the project, and information about reporting bugs, can be found at //www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/. INTRO(7)