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apropos(1) shows which manual pages contain instances of any of the given keyword(s) in their title line. Each word is considered separately and case of letters is ignored. Words which are part of other words are considered; when looking for compile, apropos will also list all instances of compiler.
% apropos interface ALTQ (9) - kernel interfaces for manipulating output queues on network interfaces vax/acc (4) - ACC LH/DH IMP network interface acpi (4) - Advanced Configuration and Power Interface amiga/afsc (4) - A4091 low level SCSI interface agr (4) - link aggregation pseudo network interface driver ai (4) - AT&T StarLAN Ethernet interface driver acorn32/asc (4) - Acorn SCSI I Card device interface atu (4) - Atmel at76c50x 802.11B wireless network interfaces amiga/atzsc (4) - A2091 low level SCSI interface audio (9) - interface between low and high level audio drivers be (4) - SPARC Fast Ethernet interface ...
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