Use "most" as your man pager

export MANPAGER='most'
you should have the "most" package installed. I like it because it is colorful and easier to read. alternatively you can use "less" instead of "most". you can also add this to your ~/.bashrc to make it permanent.

By: mrwill
2010-07-02 08:35:36

What Others Think

Sounds interesting. Unfortunately it's not installed by default on MacOSX or Ubuntu: macosx $ most -bash: most: command not found ubuntu10.04$ most The program 'most' is currently not installed. You can install it by typing: sudo apt-get install most
StefanLasiewski · 602 weeks and 6 days ago
part two of your ubuntu error message: "You can install it by typing: sudo apt-get install most"
zed · 602 weeks and 6 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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