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RE: ESC characters listed when I pipe through "less"
- To: DJ Delorie <dj at delorie dot com>
- Subject: RE: ESC characters listed when I pipe through "less"
- From: Frank Merenda <FMerenda at vetexchange dot com>
- Date: Fri, 16 Jun 2000 09:11:16 -0400
- Cc: cygwin at sourceware dot cygnus dot com
I have it aliased to "ls --color". I didn't know that would cause it.
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: DJ Delorie [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Friday, June 16, 2000 8:19 AM
> To: FMerenda@vetexchange.com
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: ESC characters listed when I pipe through "less"
> > I've got another one. When I pipe "LS" through "less", I
> get a bunch of
> > "ESC" stuff in each line, in reversed text.
> Your ls might be aliased to something like ls --color. Try this:
> /bin/ls | less
> The "/bin/" part forces it to call the program directly, rather than
> aliasing it.
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