Although nearly all the hundreds of GNU commands included with Linux each have a man page, detailed information about using a GNU command must be read using the info command. For example, to learn even more about bash (which has a rather extensive manual page), use the info command like this:
$ info bash
Press the n and p keys to navigate through the document, or scroll down to a menu item on the screen and press Enter to read about a specific feature. Press q to quit reading.
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