variable line-display pager?

Gary Kline kline at
Sun Feb 20 08:51:59 UTC 2011

On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 06:28:07PM -0700, Warren Block wrote:
> On Sat, 19 Feb 2011, Gary Kline wrote:
> >Zank you, Sir Chip.. Anybody else?   I'm loathe to use anything gui,
> >but here's  where I'll be happy w ith something GUI THat i can
> >squeeze my "15" or small-n lines' worth into.
> xterm -geometry 80x18 -e 'less -N /var/log/Xorg.0.log'
> Why 18 to get 15 lines?  One line for the less prompt, maybe two for
> the title bar on my system.

	EGAD!  Did I _really_ type 80x18?  I *,EANT* 80x48 which is the
	size of my Konsoles.  Some reason, do not know, my mind gets
	Way ahead of my fingers.  

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