apropos command

How do I find UNIX / Linux command for particular task?

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Q. I’ve CentOS 5 server located in a remote data center. How do I get more help about command and its syntax? A. Linux and UNIX comes with man (manual) pages. man command displays pages from reference manual. You can learn about command and it syntax. Each man page has following information: => Command name […]

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Under KDE or Gnome desktop I get nice facility to search all man pages for particular command or phrase. I am login to remote server over the ssh session. How do I search all the man pages for a particular command at Linux shell prompt?

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