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Re: "more", "ls -l", and column 80 in shell

From: Barry Margolin
Subject: Re: "more", "ls -l", and column 80 in shell
Date: Thu, 15 Jun 2006 19:46:22 -0400
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In article <>,
 "RjjdBae" <> wrote:

> "ls -l|more" in the shell window omits the <RET> if the <RET> falls on
> column 80.
> "ls -l" works fine.
> Any thoughts on how to get "more" to behave in the shell window?

Why do you use "more" in a shell window?  "more" requires a video 
terminal (or emulator), and a shell window is not one of these.

Barry Margolin,
Arlington, MA
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