cvs commit: src/usr.bin/less Makefile zless.sh
jmallett at FreeBSD.org
Wed May 18 15:02:48 PDT 2005
* David O'Brien <obrien at FreeBSD.org> [ Date: 2005-05-18 ]
[ w.r.t. Re: cvs commit: src/usr.bin/less Makefile zless.sh ]
> On Tue, May 17, 2005 at 11:14:11AM +0000, Dag-Erling Smorgrav wrote:
> > des 2005-05-17 11:14:11 UTC
> > FreeBSD src repository
> > Modified files:
> > usr.bin/less Makefile
> > Added files:
> > usr.bin/less zless.sh
> > Log:
> > Add a zless script which invokes less using the lesspipe script.
> Why clutter up /usr/bin when there isn't any need to??
> Simple have "LESSOPEN=|lesspipe.sh %s" in your environment and the
> lesspipe.sh script worked just fine. Rather than add more junk to
> /usr/bin, I'd rather see you add LESSOPEN to the standard environment.
I'd say the Linux Finger-Compat here is worth it for the one inode. It
isn't hurting you as bad as you're implying. Insert gratuitous double
juli mallett. "It's called love and somehow it's become unmentionable."
-- New Order - Thieves Like Us
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