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WHEREIS(1)									       WHEREIS(1)

NAME
       whereis - locate programs

SYNOPSIS
       whereis program ...

DESCRIPTION
       The  whereis  utility  checks  the standard binary directories for the specified programs,
       printing out the paths of any it finds.

       The path searched is the string returned by the sysctl(8) utility for the ``user.cs_path''
       string.

SEE ALSO
       sysctl(8),

COMPATIBILITY
       The  historic  flags and arguments for the whereis utility are no longer available in this
       version.

HISTORY
       The whereis command appeared in 3.0BSD.

3rd Berkeley Distribution		November 27, 1996			       WHEREIS(1)
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