AIPS HELP file for APROPOS in 31DEC18
As of Wed Mar 21 8:50:31 2018
APROPOS: Verb-like to list all help files related to a word
Desired version of this info
The identity of the information desired must be given
as an immediate argument, i.e.,
will display all keyword and 1-line summaries of help
files containing words beginning with "clean", and
APROPOS 'UV PLOT'
will display all keyword anmd 1-line summaries of help
files containing BOTH words beginning with "uv" and
words beginning with "plot". Note the quote marks
which are required if there are embedded blanks.
Use: Causes helpful information to appear on your terminal. It
searches a list of all words used in the keyword lists and
1-line summaries given in help files by their programmers.
It then lists these keyword lists and 1-line summaries for
all help files which match the word or words you specify.
The lists the category keywords for that help file provide
you places to look for other similar AIPS symbols.
VERSION.....Version of HELP information desired, i.e.
'OLD', 'NEW'. See HELP VERSION for details.
To list all help files with words beginning with "imag"
(such as image, imaging, ...) in their keywords and
To list all plot symbols (tasks, verbs, adverbs, ...)
having to do with UV data (where words beginning with
"uv" and "plot" occur in the keywords and 1-line
APROPOS 'PLOT UV'
where either commas or spaces are used to separate words
but quote marks are required when there are embedded
Note that this verb is case insensitive.
Sample for APROPOS 'TV UV'
SPFLG ** categories: TASK UV TV
interactive flagging of UV data in channel-TB using the TV
TVFLG ** categories: TASK UV TV
interactive flagging of UV data using the TV
Note that the category help files LSTASK, LSUV, and LSTV will
list other tasks, verbs, adverbs, etc. related to these