Scroll back in console

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at
Thu Aug 28 13:40:15 PDT 2003

On Thu, Aug 28, 2003 at 03:34:07PM -0500, Charles Howse wrote:

> I realize that I can pipe a command to a pager, but is there a keystroke
> combination that I can use to scroll back in the console?  Shift+PageUp
> works in Linux.

Press 'Scroll Lock', then you can use Page Up, Page Down etc.  When
you're done, hit 'Scroll Lock' again to go back to normal.



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