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Old 05-23-2009, 11:57 PM   #1
Seregwethrin
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How to read huge files at ssh


Hello;

Simply I've a big file over 100mb and couldn't read by pico or nano.

How can I read it over ssh?
 
Old 05-24-2009, 12:30 AM   #2
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try with vi or emacs editors, if you just want to read file then use "more" or "less"

Last edited by kirukan; 05-24-2009 at 12:32 AM.
 
Old 05-24-2009, 04:12 AM   #3
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Code:
cat <your_file_name> | more
or
Code:
cat <your_file_name> | less
Cheers!!
 
Old 05-24-2009, 04:24 AM   #4
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Why use cat?

less filename

more filename
 
Old 05-24-2009, 06:12 AM   #5
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Because I'm not a guru

thanks for correction.
Code:
less <file_name>
more <file_name>

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