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RE: man redirect error
Reid Thompson wrote on 2012-01-04:
> On Wed, 2012-01-04 at 08:51 -0600, Thrall, Bryan wrote:
>> Perhaps the OP was looking for something like apropos or whatis?
>> Given that man already pipes its output through a pager, the OP could
>> just use the MANPAGER environment variable to do what he wants:
Yes, I know :-)
I was trying to suggest apropos might be what the OP was trying to find while also providing a literal solution to his problem.
Principal Software Engineer