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apropos(1)									       apropos(1)

       apropos - search the whatis database for strings

       apropos keyword ...

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

       John W. Eaton was the original author of man.  Zeyd M. Ben-Halim  released  man	1.2,  and
       Andries	Brouwer  followed  up  with  versions  1.3  thru  1.5p.  Federico Lucifredi <flu-
       cifredi@acm.org> is the current maintainer.

       whatis(1), man(1).

					September 19, 2005			       apropos(1)
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