Re: pager changed after upgrade from woody to sarge:
as root, i ran:
update-alternatives --config pager
here is the output:
There are 4 alternatives which provide `pager'.
*+ 2 /usr/bin/less
Press enter to keep the default[*], or type selection
Using `/usr/bin/less' to provide `pager'.
unfortunately, this did not fix my problem. looks like
less is already my default pager; i do not override
this in ~/.bash_profile or ~/.bashrc.
--- Thomas Adam <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> --- James Haskell <email@example.com> wrote:
> > hello all,
> > i just upgraded from woody to sarge, and it
> > that in the process, my pager has changed from
> > /usr/bin/less to /bin/more.
> > e.g. if i type:
> > cd /usr/include/ <tab> <tab>
> > bash displays:
> > Display all 370 possibilities? (y or n)
> > when i type y, bash lists the files using
> > chase `which pager` says that /usr/bin/pager
> points to
> > /usr/bin/less.
> As root:
> update-alternatives --config pager
> -- Thomas Adam
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