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This package provides "less", a file pager (that is, a memory-efficient utility for displaying text one screenful at a time). Less has many more features than the basic pager "more". As part of the GNU project, it is widely regarded as the standard pager on UNIX-derived systems.

Also provided are "lessecho", a simple utility for ensuring arguments with spaces are correctly quoted; "lesskey", a tool for modifying the standard (vi-like) keybindings; and "lesspipe", a filter for specific types of input, such as .doc or .txt.gz files.

Tags: Implemented in: C, User Interface: Text-based Interactive, Role: Program, Scope: scope::utility, suite::gnu, Interface Toolkit: Ncurses TUI, Purpose: Data Visualization, Works with: Text

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Architecture Version Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 481-2.1 126.6 kB322.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 481-2.1 123.5 kB277.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 481-2.1 113.6 kB268.0 kB [list of files]
armel 481-2.1 118.8 kB261.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 481-2.1 118.6 kB221.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 481-2.1 121.6 kB267.0 kB [list of files]
hurd-i386 481-2.1 132.4 kB285.0 kB [list of files]
i386 481-2.1 131.7 kB285.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 481-2.1 121.5 kB265.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-i386 481-2.1 126.6 kB269.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 481-2.1 118.9 kB264.0 kB [list of files]
mips 481-2.1 130.9 kB313.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 481-2.1 126.7 kB339.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 481-2.1 131.8 kB313.0 kB [list of files]
powerpc 481-2.1 119.3 kB417.0 kB [list of files]
powerpcspe (unofficial port) 481-2.1 119.5 kB418.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 481-2.1+b1 118.3 kB490.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 481-2.1 117.3 kB425.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 481-2.1 125.4 kB313.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 481-2.1 134.2 kB258.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 481-2.1 115.8 kB291.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 481-2.1 123.7 kB257.0 kB [list of files]