Re: Cool trick: gmc and Debs
first make sure you lesspipe on your system run 'which lesspipe'. then
put "eval $(lesspipe)" in your .bash_profile or in the appropriate login
script for your shell.
On Sat, Aug 05, 2000 at 09:19:05PM +0200, Preben Randhol wrote:
> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote on 05/08/2000 (03:58) :
> > add this to /etc/profile: eval `/usr/bin/lesspipe` , source it,
> > and then less whateveryouwant.deb. Cool, isn't it? Works with .rpm,
> > .tar.gz, .zip too.
> Doesn't work for me. Odd.
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