bin/183579: freebsd-update executes $PAGER unnecessarily

Marcus Reid marcus at
Sat Nov 2 01:40:00 UTC 2013

>Number:         183579
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       freebsd-update executes $PAGER unnecessarily
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    freebsd-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Sat Nov 02 01:40:00 UTC 2013
>Originator:     Marcus Reid
>Release:        10.0-BETA2
FreeBSD luna 10.0-BETA2 FreeBSD 10.0-BETA2 #0 r257166: Sat Oct 26 19:23:22 UTC 2013     root at  amd64
freebsd-update executes pager to display a blank list, which is not noticeable when pager is default (more) but is annoying if it is set to 'less'.
PAGER=less freebsd-update fetch


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