OT: less v. more
"S. Champ" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> 1) nice. didn't know that less would work.
> this should at least make it into the 'debian-tips' package, as tentative as
> that package might or mightn't be.
or maybe you should read the less man page.
> 2) I'm curious about why 'more' was chosen, rather than 'less' ( or others )
> for the bare debian 'potato' ( and, i'm guessing, other releases')
> a) less offers backwards-paging (?) (what happens when a person hits the "Page
> Up" key on the keyboard.) , which seems beneficial, and almost necessary for
more offers backwards paging, it is in the man page I am suprised that you
Don't worry -- shop.