*BASH User Commands Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS Server coreutils
GNU/Linux
clear(1)                                                              clear(1)



NAME
       clear - clear the terminal screen

SYNOPSIS
       clear

DESCRIPTION
       clear clears your screen if this is possible.  It looks in the environ-
       ment for the terminal type and then in the terminfo database to  figure
       out how to clear the screen.

       clear ignores any command-line parameters that may be present.

SEE ALSO
       tput(1), terminfo(5)

       This describes ncurses version 5.7 (patch 20090803).



                                                                      clear(1)