Bug 9081 - bad less command lines
Summary: bad less command lines
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: less
Version: 6.2
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2000-02-02 21:57 UTC by Brock Organ
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-02-02 22:03:56 UTC


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Description Brock Organ 2000-02-02 21:57:28 UTC
a few "less" command lines (testing for macomb) that ought to work
according to the man page don't ... these commands fail in 6.1 also ...

+ less --no-init --window=-4 sample_text.txt
The window=-4 option should not be followed by =
+ less --no-init --max-back-scroll=24 sample_text.txt
The max-back-scroll=24 option should not be followed by =
+ less --no-init --tabs=4 sample_text.txt
The tabs=4 option should not be followed by =
+ less -s --buffers=2 sample_text.txt
The buffers=2 option should not be followed by =

Comment 1 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2000-02-02 22:03:59 UTC
They work for me in less-346-1 (rawhide).
The = sign is needed though, and the man pages correctly state so.


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