apropos

Use

You display all the DBM commands that contain a specified character string, or a similar character string, and the descriptions of these commands.

If the output of a DBM command and its description is longer than 80 characters, the system adds line breaks.

Prerequisites

You do not need to log on to the Database Manager as an operator to execute this DBM command.

Syntax

apropos <character_string>

<character_string>

Character string

Reply

OK

<dbm_command> <description>

Values for the Reply Fields

Field

Description

<dbm_command>

DBM Command

<description>

Description

Example

Calling the database manager CLI, displaying all the DBM commands that contain the character string auto:

>dbmcli apropos auto

OK

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autolog_cancel

autolog_off

autolog_on <medium>

autolog_show

autorecover              [LOG] [UNTIL <date> <time>] [ ( KEY <key> LABEL

                         <label> ) | ( IBID <internal_backup_ID> ) ]

auto_update_statistics <mode>