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Re: misc zgrep patches

From: Mike Frysinger
Subject: Re: misc zgrep patches
Date: Sat, 9 Dec 2006 03:00:57 -0500
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On Saturday 09 December 2006 02:43, Paul Eggert wrote:
> Mike Frysinger <address@hidden> writes:
> > http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=24104
> >
> > this allows `zgrep | less` to work nicely in the impatient user scenario
> > -mike
> Sorry, I still don't follow the example.  Most likely I am not
> reproducing the scenario.

it's should be pretty easy ... find a large text file, gzip it, and then run:
zgrep . | less
and quickly after that hit 'q' ... your terminal should fill up with 
lovely "grep: writing output: Broken pipe" errors

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