delwords man page

delwords — Deleting words from specified dictionary collectively


delwords [{-cs|-cannaserver} cannaserver] dicname


delwords deletes words from specified dictionary according to the word information from the standard input.  The standard input must be in a format of “Text Dictionary format” of Canna.

dicname must be a “Text Dictionary format” which can be rewritten.


-cs cannaserver (or -cannaserver cannaserver)

Specifies the hostname on which the specified dictionary is expected to exist.


  % delwords mydic < remwords

Deletes words defined in remwords from mydic.

  % catdic mydic | delwords mydic

Clears the contents of mydic.