helpmanual is an attempt to build a comprehensive, searchable and elegant online database of man pages. The site was launched very recently (November 2016) but it's usage is growing quickly.
If you have any corrections, suggestions or comments on missing pages; please submit an issue on github.
You might also be interested in helpmanual's medium blog.
The site currently contains 26,861 pages, made up of:
- 4836 help pages from executables
- 3849 packages from apt
- 3978 man1 pages (User Commands)
- 807 man2 pages (System calls)
- 8775 man3 pages (Library calls)
- 843 man4 pages (Special files)
- 445 man5 pages (File formats)
- 99 man6 pages (Games)
- 549 man7 pages (Miscellaneous)
- 1093 man8 pages (Admin commands)
- 1534 man9 pages (Kernel routines)
- 53 bash builtin pages
Use the search above to find the man or help page you're looking for.