NAME

pts_help - Displays help for pts commands

SYNOPSIS

pts help [-topic <help string>+] [-help]

DESCRIPTION

The pts help command displays the complete online help entry (short description and syntax statement) for each command operation code specified by the -topic argument. If the -topic argument is omitted, the output includes the first line (name and short description) of the online help entry for every pts command.

To list every pts command whose name or short description includes a specified keyword, use the pts apropos command.

OPTIONS

-topic <help string>+

Indicates each command for which to display the complete online help entry. Omit the pts part of the command name, providing only the operation code (for example, specify membership, not pts membership). If this argument is omitted, the output briefly describes every pts command.

-help

Prints the online help for this command. All other valid options are ignored.

OUTPUT

The online help entry for each pts command consists of the following two or three lines:

EXAMPLES

The following command displays the online help entry for the pts membership command:

   % pts help membership
   pts membership:  list membership of a user or group
   aliases: groups
   Usage: pts membership -nameorid <user or group name or id>+
   [-cell <cell name>] [-noauth] [-force] [-help]

PRIVILEGE REQUIRED

None

SEE ALSO

pts(1), pts_apropos(1)

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