[Lazarus] SVN user
pewilliams2010 at live.com
Wed Dec 29 20:16:18 CET 2010
> Date: Wed, 29 Dec 2010 18:42:36 +0000
> From: henry.vermaak at gmail.com
> To: lazarus at lists.lazarus.freepascal.org
> Subject: Re: [Lazarus] SVN user
> 2010/12/29 Peter Williams <pewilliams2010 at live.com>:
> > That's news to me. Thanks. What is "apropos" short for? I guess you're about
> > to tell me to use man apropos. :-) I didn't want to interrupt the flow of
> > writing this message. I will check later.
> Apropos is an English word, I'd recommend a dictionary.
According to this page apropos means 'by the way'. It is also listed as obscure.
In my 49 years alive, and living in Australia, speaking English, I have never heard that word.
> > juni at juni ~ $ man agropos
> > No manual entry for agropos
> Perhaps because agropos <> apropos?
APROPOS(1) Manual pager utils APROPOS(1)
apropos - search the manual page names and descriptions
apropos [-dalhvV] [-e|-w|-r] [-s section] [-m system[,...]] [-M path]
[-L locale] [-C file] keyword ...
Each manual page has a short description available within it. apropos
searches the descriptions for instances of keyword.
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