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IPXrouted(8)
IPX Routing Information Protocol daemon
MAKEDEV(8)
create system and device special files
ac(8)
connect time accounting
accton(8)
enable/disable system accounting
addgroup(8)
add a group or add users to a group
adding_user(8)
procedure for adding new users
adduser(8)
command for adding new users
adjkerntz(8)
adjust local time CMOS clock to reflect time zone changes and keep current timezone offset for the kernel
amd(8)
automatically mount file systems
amq(8)
automounter query tool
apm(8), zzz(8)
control the APM BIOS and display its information
apmconf(8)
configure APM BIOS driver
arp(8)
address resolution display and control
atrun(8)
run jobs queued for later execution
bad144(8)
read/write dec standard 144 bad sector information
badsect(8)
create files to contain bad sectors
boot(8)
system bootstrapping procedures
bootparamd(8)
boot parameter server
bootpd(8), bootpgw(8)
Internet Boot Protocol server/gateway
bootpef(8)
BOOTP Extension File compiler
bootptest(8)
send BOOTP queries and print responses
ccdconfig(8)
configuration utility for the concatenated disk driver
chat(8)
Automated conversational script with a modem
chown(8)
change file owner and group
chroot(8)
change root directory
clri(8)
clear an inode
comcontrol(8)
control an sio device
comsat(8)
biff server
config(8)
build system configuration files
crash(8)
FreeBSD system failures
cron(8)
daemon to execute scheduled commands (Vixie Cron)
cvsbug(8)
send problem report (PR) about CVS to a central support site
dev_mkdb(8)
create /dev database
disklabel(8)
read and write disk pack label
diskpart(8)
calculate default disk partition sizes
dm(8)
dungeon master
dmesg(8)
display the system message buffer
dset(8)
update the boot file to the current configuration
dump(8)
filesystem backup
dumpfs(8)
dump file system information
dumplfs(8)
dump file system information
dumpon(8)
specify a device for crash dumps
edquota(8)
edit user quotas
fdcontrol(8)
modify floppy disk parameters
fdisk(8)
DOS partition maintenance program
fingerd(8)
remote user information server
fsck(8)
filesystem consistency check and interactive repair
fsdb(8)
FFS debugging/editing tool
fsinfo(8)
co-ordinate site-wide filesystem information
ft(8)
QIC 40/80 floppy tape drive controller
ftpd(8)
Internet File Transfer Protocol server
getty(8)
set terminal mode
ibcs2(8)
load iBCS2 runtime support for SCO and ISC binaries
ifconfig(8)
configure network interface parameters
intro(8)
introduction to system maintenance and operation commands
iostat(8)
report I/O statistics
ipfw(8)
controlling utility for IP firewall
ispcvt(8)
verify if current video driver is pcvt driver
joy(8)
load the joystick driver kernel module
kernbb(8)
generate a dump of the kernels basic-block profile buffers
keyadmin(8)
manually manipulate the kernel key management database
kgmon(8)
generate a dump of the operating system's profile buffers
kvm_mkdb(8)
create kernel database
kzip(8)
compresses kernels
ldconfig(8)
configure the shared library cache
lfs_cleanerd(8)
garbage collect a log-structured file system
linux(8)
load the Linux emulator kernel module
locate.updatedb(8)
update locate database
lpc(8)
line printer control program
lpd(8)
line printer spooler daemon
lptcontrol(8)
a utility for manipulating the lpt printer driver
mail.local(8)
store mail in a mailbox
mailstats(8)
display mail protocol statistics
makekey(8)
make encrypted keys or passwords
makemap(8)
create database maps for sendmail
makewhatis.local(8), catman.local(8)
start makewhatis for local file systems
manctl(8)
manipulating manual pages
map-mbone(8)
Multicast connection mapper
mixer(8)
set/display soundcard mixer values
mk-amd-map(8)
create database maps for Amd
mknetid(8)
generate netid map data
mknod(8)
build special file
modload(8)
load a kernel module
modstat(8)
display status of loaded kernel modules
modunload(8)
unload a kernel module
mount(8)
mount file systems
mount_cd9660(8)
mount an ISO-9660 filesystem
mount_ext2fs(8)
mount a ext2fs file system
mount_lfs(8)
mount a log-structured file system
mount_msdos(8)
mount an MS-DOS file system
mount_nfs(8)
mount nfs file systems
mount_null(8)
demonstrate the use of a null file system layer
mount_portal(8)
mount the portal daemon
mount_std(8), mount_devfs(8), mount_fdesc(8), mount_kernfs(8), mount_procfs(8)
mount ``standard'' filesystems
mount_umap(8)
sample file system layer
mount_union(8)
mount union filesystems
mountd(8)
service remote NFS mount requests
moused(8)
pass mouse data to console driver
mrinfo(8)
Displays configuration info from a multicast router
mrouted(8)
IP multicast routing daemon
mtest(8)
test multicast membership socket operations and ioctls
mtrace(8)
print multicast path from a source to a receiver
mtree(8)
map a directory hierarchy
named(8)
Internet domain name server
named-xfer(8)
ancillary agent for inbound zone transfers
named.reload(8)
cause the name server to synchronize its database
named.restart(8)
stop and restart the name server
ncrcontrol(8)
manually configure the ncr810/825 PCI/SCSI device driver
ndc(8)
name daemon control interface
newfs(8), mount_mfs(8)
construct a new file system
newlfs(8)
construct a new LFS file system
newsyslog(8)
maintain system log files to manageable sizes
nextboot(8)
Install a default bootstring block on the boot disk
nfsd(8)
remote NFS server
nfsiod(8)
local NFS asynchronous I/O server
nologin(8)
politely refuse a login
nslookup(8)
query Internet name servers interactively
ntpdate(8)
set the date and time via NTP
ntpq(8)
standard Network Time Protocol query program
ntptrace(8)
trace a chain of NTP hosts back to their master time source
pac(8)
printer/plotter accounting information
pccard.conf(5)
pccardd 8 configuration file
pccardd(8)
PC-CARD (PCMCIA) management daemon
ping(8)
send ICMP ECHO_REQUEST packets to network hosts
portmap(8)
DARPA port to RPC program number mapper
ppp(8)
Point to Point Protocol (aka iijppp)
pppd(8)
Point to Point Protocol daemon
pppstats(8)
print PPP statistics
praliases(8)
display system mail aliases
pstat(8), swapinfo(8)
display system data structures
pw(8)
create, remove, modify & display system users and groups
pwd_mkdb(8)
generate the password databases
qcam(8)
load the Connectix QuickCam(TM) driver kernel module
quot(8)
display disk space occupied by each user
quotacheck(8)
filesystem quota consistency checker
quotaon(8), quotaoff(8)
turn filesystem quotas on and off
rarpd(8)
Reverse ARP Daemon
rbootd(8)
HP remote boot server
rc(8)
command script for auto-reboot and daemons
reboot(8), halt(8)
stopping and restarting the system
renice(8)
alter priority of running processes
repquota(8)
summarize quotas for a file system
restore(8)
restore files or file systems from backups made with dump
revnetgroup(8)
generate reverse netgroup data
rexecd(8)
remote execution server
rlogind(8)
remote login server
rmail(8)
handle remote mail received via uucp
rmgroup(8)
delete a Unix group
rmt(8)
remote magtape protocol module
rmuser(8)
remove users from the system
rndcontrol(8)
a utility for manipulating the /dev/random device
route(8)
manually manipulate the routing tables
routed(8)
network RIP and router discovery routing daemon
rpc.lockd(8)
NFS file locking daemon
rpc.rquotad(8)
remote quota server
rpc.rstatd(8)
kernel statistics server
rpc.rusersd(8)
logged in users server
rpc.rwalld(8)
write messages to users currently logged in server
rpc.sprayd(8)
spray server
rpc.statd(8)
host status monitoring daemon
rpc.yppasswdd(8)
server for updating NIS passwords
rpc.ypxfrd(8)
NIS map transfer server
rpcinfo(8)
report RPC information
rshd(8)
remote shell server
rstat_svc(8)
kernel statistics server
rtquery(8)
query routing daemons for their routing tables
rwhod(8)
system status server
sa(8)
print system accounting statistics
savecore(8)
save a core dump of the operating system
scsi(8)
program to assist with scsi devices
scsiformat(8)
format SCSI disks and show SCSI parameters
sendmail(8)
an electronic mail transport agent
showmount(8)
show remote nfs mounts on host
shutdown(8)
close down the system at a given time
si(4)
Driver for Specialix International SI/XIO 8-32 port intelligent serial card
sicontrol(8)
Specialix SI/XIO driver configuration and debugging
slattach(8)
attach serial lines as network interfaces
sliplogin(8)
attach a serial line network interface
slstat(8)
report serial line IP statistics
smrsh(8)
restricted shell for sendmail
spkrtest(8)
test script for the speaker driver
spray(8)
send many packets to host
sticky(8)
sticky text and append-only directories
strfile(8), unstr(8)
create a random access file for storing strings
supfilesrv(8), supscan(8)
sup server processes
swapon(8)
specify additional device for paging and swapping
sync(8)
force completion of pending disk writes (flush cache)
sysctl(8)
get or set kernel state
syslog.conf(5)
syslogd 8 configuration file
syslogd(8)
log systems messages
talkd(8)
remote user communication server
telnetd(8)
DARPA TELNET protocol server
tftpd(8)
Internet Trivial File Transfer Protocol server
tickadj(8)
fiddle time-related variables in the kernel
timed(8)
time server daemon
timedc(8)
timed control program
traceroute(8)
print the route packets take to network host
trpt(8)
transliterate protocol trace
tunefs(8)
tune up an existing file system
tzsetup(8)
set local timezone
umount(8)
unmount file systems
uucico(8)
UUCP file transfer daemon
uucpd(8)
uucp network server
uuxqt(8)
UUCP execution daemon
vipw(8)
edit the password file
vmstat(8)
report virtual memory statistics
vnconfig(8)
configure and enable vnode disks
watch(8)
snoop on another tty line
wormcontrol(8)
control the CD-R driver
xntpd(8)
Network Time Protocol daemon
xntpdc(8)
query/control program for the Network Time Protocol daemon
xtend(8)
X-10 daemon
yp_mkdb(8)
generate the NIS databases
ypbind(8)
NIS domain binding daemon
yppush(8)
force propagation of updated NIS databases
ypserv(8)
NIS database server
ypset(8)
tell ypbind 8 which YP server process to use
ypxfr(8)
transfer NIS database from remote server to local host
zdump(8)
timezone dumper
zic(8)
timezone compiler
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