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Lesspipe.sh
Computer languages Shell script  +
Documentation note User man page included.
Full description lesspipe.sh is an input filter for the paglesspipe.sh is an input filter for the pager 'less' as described in less's man page. It runs under a ksh-compatible shell (ksh, bash, zsh) and lets you use 'less' to view compressed files, archives, and files contained in archives. Viewing files by accessing a device file has been implemented for DOS filesystems and tar files only. The following formats are currently supported (both as plain and compressed files using compress, gzip, bzip2, or zip): tar, nroff, (sh)ar, executables, directories, RPM and Debian (.deb) Archives, Microsoft Word, files and PDF.) Archives, Microsoft Word, files and PDF.
Homepage URL http://www-zeuthen.desy.de/~friebel/unix/lesspipe.html  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords shell  + , shell script  + , less  + , lesspipe  + , lesspipe.sh.  +
Last review by Genium +
Last review date 7 January 2017  +
License GPLv2 +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 31 October 2001  +
Name Lesspipe.sh  +
Prerequisite description file (GNU file 3.27 or above recommended)  + , gzip/bzip2/unzip (depending on compression method used)  + , bash (2.04 or later) *or* ksh *or* zsh  + , GNU tar  + , ar  + , nm  + , strings  + , rpm  + , rpm2cpio  + , GNU cpio  + , antiword  + , dpkg  + , dpkg-deb  + , pdftotext  + , mdir  + , mtype  + , mtoolstest (according to which file type you are using)  + , groff  +
Prerequisite kind Required to use  + , Weak prerequisite  +
Programming-language shell  +
Real name Wolfgang Friebel  + , Derek B. Noonburg  + , Florian Cramer  + , Heinrich Kuettler  +
Related projects Less +
Resource URL mailto:Wolfgang.Friebel@desy.de  + , https://github.com/wofr06/lesspipe/  + , https://www-zeuthen.desy.de/~friebel/unix/less/  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  + , VCS Repository Webview  + , Download  +
Revisionid 40,254  +
Revisiontimestamp 7 January 2017 10:29:10  +
Revisionuser User:Genium +
Role Maintainer  + , Contributor  +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  +
Short description Input filter for 'less'  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Text-creation editor  +
Use text-creation  +
User level intermediate  +
VCS checkout command git clone git://github.com/wofr06/lesspipe.git  +
Version date 28 July 2015  +
Version download https://www-zeuthen.desy.de/~friebel/unix/less/lesspipe.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 1.83  +
Version status stable  +
Works-with text  +
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Categories Entry  +
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EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. Wolfgang.Friebel@desy.de  + , derekn@foolabs.com  + , cantsin@zedat.fu-berlin.de  + , ql.heiner@web.de  +
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