Debian is a distribution, made of many thousands (free) software :

  1. Most softwares provided in Debian comes with their own documentation ([#progs-docs more below]).
  2. Debian has some own documentation too ([#debian-docs more below]).

  3. At the bottom of the page, there are some pointers if you want to contribute improvement to documentation ([#contribute more below]).

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Programs documentations

Under Debian (Unix), a program's documentation typically consist of (one or more of):

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Debian Documentation

The most famous for Debian users are :

Many other Debian Documentation are available at [http://www.debian.org/doc www.debian.org/doc]

At the moment, Debian don't have a System Administrtor manual. However, there are some books about Debian, see: [http://www.debian.org/doc/books www.debian.org/doc/books].

Most documentation for Debian-developer (and package maintainer) are available from [http://www.debian.org/devel/ www.debian.org/devel/]

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Contribute to documentation

Most of the Debian Documentation is available at http://www.debian.org/doc/ddp