Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: 4 November 2014
lkbib - search bibliographic databases
searches bibliographic databases for references that contain the keys
and prints any references found on the standard output.
will search any databases given by
options, and then a default database.
The default database is taken from the
environment variable if it is set,
otherwise it is
For each database
to be searched,
if an index
exists, then it will be searched instead;
each index can cover multiple databases.
It is possible to have whitespace between a command line option and its
Print the version number.
options can be used.
When searching files for which no index exists,
ignore the contents of fields whose names are in
Only require the first
characters of keys to be given.
Default database to be used if the
environment variable is not set.
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