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howdoi - Instant coding answers via the command line


usage: howdoi [-h] [-p POS] [-a] [-l] [-c] [-n NUM_ANSWERS] [-C] [-v]


instant coding answers via the command line

positional arguments:

the question to answer

optional arguments:

show this help message and exit
select answer in specified position (default: 1)
display the full text of the answer
display only the answer link
enable colorized output
number of answers to return
clear the cache
displays the current version of howdoi


The full documentation for howdoi is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and howdoi programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info howdoi

should give you access to the complete manual.

February 2016 howdoi 1.1.7