Subject: Re: Less in pkgsrc and src
To: Alistair Crooks <>
From: Rick Kelly <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 12/02/2003 13:46:24
Alistair Crooks said:

>pkgsrc supports more operating systems than simply NetBSD.

>The less package was added for an operating system that doesn't
>usually ship with more or less:

>date: 2000/01/05 10:05:25;  author: bouyer;  state: Exp;  lines: +0 -0
>A less package, for Solaris.

Must be a new and improved less.

rattler> uname -a
SunOS rattler 5.8 Generic_108528-23 sun4m sparc SUNW,SPARCstation-4
rattler> ls -l /usr/bin/more
-r-xr-xr-x   2 root     bin        28472 Jan  5  2000 /usr/bin/more
rattler> ls -l /usr/bin/less
-r-xr-xr-x   1 root     bin       101548 Jan  5  2000 /usr/bin/less

Also included with 2.6 as well.

Rick Kelly