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 +# $EPIC: getcommands.txt,​v 1.2 2006/08/01 03:22:01 sthalik Exp $
 +======Synopsis:​======
 +$__getcommands__() \\ 
 +$__getcommands__(<​pattern>​)
 +
 +======Technical:​======
 +   * If no argument is given, the return value is a word list of all built in commands.
 +   * If an argument is given, the return value is a word list of all built in commands that match the given pattern.
 +   * Multiple patterns may be specified; the result is a concatenated list of return values as if each pattern had been processed individually. Specifically,​ any duplicates will NOT be removed.
 +
 +======Practical:​======
 +This is mostly useful for writing completion scripts.
 +
 +======Returns:​======
 +A word list of the names of built in commands matching the pattern(s).
 +
 +======Example:​======
 +$getcommands(*irc*) ​                  ​returns "​IRCHOST IRCNAME IRCUSER"​
  
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