git: aa26195de58d - stable/13 - sys/ Add a section for documentation

From: Mitchell Horne <>
Date: Mon, 11 Sep 2023 22:44:22 UTC
The branch stable/13 has been updated by mhorne:


commit aa26195de58d6dc8e3d989ec50f1c5934c3f0e22
Author:     Mitchell Horne <>
AuthorDate: 2023-08-03 13:48:17 +0000
Commit:     Mitchell Horne <>
CommitDate: 2023-09-11 22:40:33 +0000

    sys/ Add a section for documentation
    Add web links to intro(9) and the Architecture Handbook.
    Reviewed by:    lwhsu, emaste
    Sponsored by:   The FreeBSD Foundation
    Differential Revision:
    (cherry picked from commit 32e47f62724e6cce2df0bc69d6ceba2d058d3585)
 sys/ | 11 +++++++++++
 1 file changed, 11 insertions(+)

diff --git a/sys/ b/sys/
index ad7ff9efa578..5836ade3deaa 100644
--- a/sys/
+++ b/sys/
@@ -9,6 +9,17 @@ architecture. `GENERIC` is the configuration used in release builds. `NOTES`
 contains documentation of all possible entries. `LINT` is a compile-only
 configuration used to maximize build coverage and detect regressions.
+Source code documentation is maintained in a set of man pages, under section 9.
+These pages are located in [`share/man/man9`](../share/man/man9), from the
+top-level of the src tree. Consult [`intro(9)`](
+for an overview of existing pages.
+Some additional high-level documentation of the kernel is maintained in the
+[Architecture Handbook](
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