jhalfs-X, help file

George Boudreau georgeb at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Apr 4 15:55:34 PDT 2006



Dan Nicholson wrote:
> On 3/29/06, George Boudreau <georgeb at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
>>> ESC[1mESC[37m===========================ESC[0m
>>> ESC[1m
>>>  Usage: ./clfs ESC[1m[OPTION]
>>    very odd, it is not interpreting the ANSI escape codes.
> 
> This is surely a dead point now, but you need the -R parameter for
> less to attempt to interpret escape sequences.  man-db (and man) use
> less -isR the way LFS has them set up.  I just realized this myself.

   ohh.. you are good. Your comment forced me to look at my setup 
(non-LFS).. In my env I have defined, LESS=-R, so that is why it worked 
for me and not Manuel. Live and learn.
     tnx
> --
> Dan



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