Slow down the screen output of a command

ls -lart|lolcat -a
(example above is the 'ls' command with reduced output speed)

By: knoppix5
2016-11-18 02:45:39

What Others Think

This would work as well slowoutput() { while read output; do echo "$output"; sleep 0.5; done <
snipertyler · 242 weeks and 5 days ago
Agree. There is not only one option. Comes in mind too: less -y 1
knoppix5 · 242 weeks and 5 days ago
Uh, this with 'less' behaves ugly. But there are some more: . ls -lart|sed 's/^/\f/g'|more . or . ls -lart|awk '{print $0 27;system ("sleep .5")}' . (can't be stopped with Ctrl+C)
knoppix5 · 242 weeks and 5 days ago
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Killersmile · 17 weeks and 5 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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