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Linux / Unix Command: apropos
Command Library

NAME

apropos - search the whatis database for strings

EXAMPLES

 

SYNOPSIS

apropos keyword ...  

DESCRIPTION

apropos searches a set of database files containing short descriptions of system commands for keywords and displays the result on the standard output.  

SEE ALSO

whatis(1), man(1).


Important: Use the man command (% man) to see how a command is used on your particular computer.

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