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Old 12-22-2010, 01:28 AM   #1
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ls command to view page one by one.

I want to see files and directories which are in /etc directoty. When i write
# ls command it scroll all files at a once and i can't see the files whic starts from a or b .
Is there any combination in ls command by which i can view files as per page by pressing spacebar of enter key to see next files.
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Pipe the ls output to less
ls | less
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Old 12-22-2010, 01:31 AM   #3
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ls /etc| more
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thanks a lot for guidance.
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"less is more"


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