Manual Pages - Text Search

Manual Pages - Text Search

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  • mouse and computer - Find both in the same man page.
  • mouse or computer - Find either.
  • mous* - Partial match.
  • name=bourne* - Partial match in NAME-section.

The index uses the Swish++ indexing system. See search++(1) and index++(1) for detailed queries. Meta-Names: AUTHOR, BUGS, CAVEATS, DESCRIPTION, DIAGNOSTICS, ENVIRONMENT, ERRORS, EXAMPLES, EXIT-STATUS, FILES, HISTORY, NAME, NOTES, OPTIONS, RETURN-VALUE, SEE-ALSO, SYNOPSIS, and WARNINGS

The Manual Page text search interface was created for Linux by Michael Hamilton.