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Use GNU info with a pager

Terminal - Use GNU info with a pager
info --subnodes -o - <item> | less
2013-06-11 01:23:23
Functions: info
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Use GNU info with a pager

This makes GNU info output menu items recursively and pipe its contents to less, allowing one to use GNU info in a manner similar to 'man'.

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Terminal - Alternatives
info foo |less
2013-09-12 16:49:08
Functions: info
Tags: less info
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This command is similar to the above, but is much simpler to remember. Sure, it's isn't as precise as the parent command, but most people aren't going to remember those --flags anyways unless you stick it into your .bashrc on every single system that you manage.

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