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Subject: mandoc: add example to apropos.1 to list all manuals in a given section;
Date: Thu, 1 Oct 2020 17:50:31 -0500 (EST)	[thread overview]
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add example to apropos.1 to list all manuals in a given section;
patch from ians@

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Revision Data
Index: apropos.1
RCS file: /home/cvs/mandoc/mandoc/apropos.1,v
retrieving revision 1.50
retrieving revision 1.51
diff -Lapropos.1 -Lapropos.1 -u -p -r1.50 -r1.51
--- apropos.1
+++ apropos.1
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-.\"	$Id$
+.\" $Id$
 .\" Copyright (c) 2011, 2012 Kristaps Dzonsons <>
 .\" Copyright (c) 2011,2012,2014,2017,2018 Ingo Schwarze <>
@@ -402,6 +402,10 @@ as well:
 Search in names and descriptions using a case-sensitive regular expression:
 .Dl $ apropos \(aq\(tiset.?[ug]id\(aq
+Search for all manual pages in a given section:
+.Dl $ apropos \-s 9 \&.
 Search for manuals in the library section mentioning both the
 .Qq optind
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