Consider the man-page of this function: sysconf It doesn't have all the information that I need (e.g. all the system variables to be queried).

This is an example of what I need:


Is there a way to get around this problem without doing a search on some search-engines. I don't have access to the internet all the time, so this is exhaustive for me while reading source code.

Why the man-pages don't include all the information needed?

  • The opengroup documents are free to download. – Mark Plotnick Jul 23 '15 at 17:26
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    Because many of them are written by one person and while they do an amazing job, they aren't superhuman. Patches welcome... – jasonwryan Jul 23 '15 at 18:18

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