Reading the built-in documentation (info)

This recipe shows how the info command is used to read info-pages.

Info-pages are yet another source of documentation that has already been installed with the base Raspbian Linux distribution. The info command is used to display documentation stored as info-pages.

After completing this recipe, you will be able to use the info command to read the built-in documentation that has been stored as info-pages.

Getting ready


  • You need an Initial Setup or a Basic Networking setup for the Raspberry Pi that has been powered on. You also need to be logged in as the user whose username is pi (refer to the recipes in Chapter 1, Installation and Setup to learn how to boot and log in and the recipes in Chapter ...

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