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Computer languages C  +
Documentation-tool documentation-word-processing  +
Documentation note User manual included
Full description 'Less' is a paginator file similar to 'mor'Less' is a paginator file similar to 'more' or 'pg,' but that allows backward as well as forward movement through the file. In addition, it doesn't have to read the entire input file before starting, so it starts large files faster than text editors like vi. Less uses termcap (or terminfo on some terminals) so it can run on a variety of terminals; there is even limited support for hard copy terminals.n limited support for hard copy terminals.
Homepage URL http://www.gnu.org/software/less/  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords file management  + , less  + , pagination  + , display paginator  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 7 April 2009  +
License SimplePermissiveNonWarranty +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 21 August 2001  +
Name Less  +
Prerequisite description termcap  + , terminfo  +
Prerequisite kind Weak prerequisite  +
Real name Mark Nudelman  +
Related projects Lesspipe.sh + , PipeMore +
Resource URL mailto:bug-less@gnu.org  + , http://www.greenwoodsoftware.com/less/  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  + , General  +
Revisionid 11,471  +
Revisiontimestamp 7 October 2011 18:06:14  +
Revisionuser User:Kberry +
Role Maintainer  +
Short description Display paginator  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Text-creation documentation-tool  +
Use text-creation  +
User level none  +
Version date 17 April 2011  +
Version download ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/less/less-443.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 443  +
Version status stable  +
Works-with text  +
Has queryThis property is a special property in this wiki. Less + , Less + , Less + , Less + , Less + , Less + , Less + , Less + , Less +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 1 August 2014 22:30:26  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Entry  +
Has subobjectThis property is a special property in this wiki. Less + , Less + , Less + , Less + , Less + , Less + , Less +
EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. markn@greenwoodsoftware.com  +
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