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xless-1.7: description + notes

Xless pops up a window on the display specified, containing the file specified on the command line or piped in from stdin. This file may easily be viewed using the scrollbar to the left of the window. Xless also takes input from the standard input. Extra function are available on the toolbox to the right of the window:
  • Pop up a help window.
  • Search a specified pattern
  • Search the next occurance of the above specified pattern
  • Open a session of the editor (specified in the environment variable EDITOR) on the current file
  • Reload the current file
  • Change file in the current window
  • Open a new xless window to display the specified file
  • Print the current file
  • Close the current window
For further information on using xless please read the online help information.
To install this package, go to the SGI Freeware site.


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