SMAN is an enhanced version of apropos that
allow free text
searches on your system's man pages.
SMAN consists of two programs:
Sman requires SWISH-E 2.4.0 or later and SWISH::API, both of which are included in the tarball at
Full instructions to install SWISH-E can be found in the SWISH-E documentation or at the article
"How To Index Anything."
- sman, a manpage searching tool, which is similar to apropos or 'man -k', and
- sman-update, which is intended to be run periodically to sync the sman index with your man pages.
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