getconf Man page

GETCONF(1) Debian GNU/Linux GETCONF(1)

NAME

getconf – Query system configuration variables

SYNOPSIS

getconf -a

getconf [-v specification] system_var

getconf [-v specification] path_var pathname

DESCRIPTION

-a

Displays all configuration variables for the current system
and their values.

-v

Indicate the specification and version for which to obtain
configuration variables.

system_var

A system configuration variable, as defined by sysconf(3) or
confstr.

path_var

A system configuration variable as defined by pathconf(3). This
must be used with a pathname.

AUTHOR

getconf was written by Roland McGrath for the GNU C Library

This man page was written by Ben Collins for the
Debian GNU/Linux system.

SEE ALSO

sysconf(3), pathconf(3), confstr

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