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Re: [alpine-user] less and Color

From: PICCORO McKAY Lenz <mckaygerhard_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 7 Feb 2019 13:47:53 -0400

maybe you are using the build in less command in busybox.. try install
coreutils related packages

Lenz McKAY Gerardo (PICCORO)
http://qgqlochekone.blogspot.com

El jue., 7 de feb. de 2019 a la(s) 13:44, Andrew Bell
(andrew.bell.ia_at_gmail.com) escribió:
>
> Hmm,
>
> less on my system has no such option:
>
> $ less
> less: missing filename
> BusyBox v1.28.4 (2018-12-31 18:05:13 UTC) multi-call binary.
>
> Usage: less [-EIMmNSh~] [FILE]...
>
> View FILE (or stdin) one screenful at a time
>
> -E Quit once the end of a file is reached
> -I Ignore case in all searches
> -M,-m Display status line with line numbers
> and percentage through the file
> -N Prefix line number to each line
> -S Truncate long lines
> -~ Suppress ~s displayed past EOF
>
>
> On Thu, Feb 7, 2019 at 12:28 PM Cosmo Borsky <me_at_cosmoborsky.com> wrote:
>>
>> I use the following in my `~/.profile`
>> `export LESS="--RAW-CONTROL-CHARS"`
>>
>> On 2/7/19 12:21 PM, Andrew Bell wrote:
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>> git diff on alpine seems to pass its output through less, but the color escape codes seem to get modified/trashed in the process. I know I can use git diff --no-color, which works fine, but I'd like to fix or at least understand why my terminal isn't getting proper escape codes for colors and instead I get a bunch of '[[31m", for instance.
>>
>> Ideas appreciated,
>>
>> --
>> Andrew Bell
>> andrew.bell.ia_at_gmail.com
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Andrew Bell
> andrew.bell.ia_at_gmail.com


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