TIL about tldr pages, a collection of simplified and community-driven man pages.
It’s especially useful when we already know that we need a certain tool but
forgot exactly which way to use it. Going through
man mytool can be a slow process
Let’s see a
tldr lsof example:
$ tldr lsof lsof Lists open files and the corresponding processes. Note: Root privileges (or sudo) is required to list files opened by others. - Find the processes that have a given file open: lsof path/to/file - Find the process that opened a local internet port: lsof -i :port - ...
Tldr pages is an active open source project that keeps being improved, give it a try!