Manuals or other information for system users detailing software features and functionality.

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Tricks and tips for finding information in man pages

Does anyone have any tricks and tips for finding information in man pages?
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missing man pages of some commands

Typing man alias gives me No manual entry for alias The same thing goes for export and eval. At first I thought it only happens to shell built-in commands but man echo gives me the man page. ...
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Why do some commands have man pages and other commands use --help?

Wouldn't it be more consistent if one of these always worked?
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SDK for Developer

Is there any SDK for developers under Linux? I mean more than man pages, it would be more like MSDN Library or Windows SDK under windows, where all documentation about programming and developer guide ...