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Note to Self: Apropos Finds Man Entries

Ever get that feeling that there just has to be something built right into the shell that will solve the problem you’re facing, but have no idea what that something might be? Enter apropos. It searches the man page blurbs for entries that match your keywords, which can be regular expressions. How is it that more people don’t talk about features like this?

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