less pager for man-db

Denis Vlasenko vda.linux at googlemail.com
Mon Mar 19 14:26:46 PDT 2007

On Monday 19 March 2007 21:00, Rogelio Serrano wrote:
> is less supposed to be capable of handling groff output?

I use MANPAGER=less (busyboxed, of course!). Works ok
for manpages. Note: newer groff tries to emit ESC sequences
for color, set $GROFF_NO_SGR (to any value)
in environment to suppress it.

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