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Solaris™ 7 Reference by Janice Winsor

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Synopsis

/usr/bin/more [-cdflrsuw][-lines][+linenumber][+/pattern][file...] 
/usr/bin/page [-cdflrsuw][-lines][+linenumber][+/pattern][file...] 
/usr/xpg4/bin/more [-cdeisu][-nnumber][-pcommand][-ttagstring][file...] 
/usr/xpg4/bin/more [-cdeisu][-nnumber][+command][-ttagstring][file...] 

Description

The more command is a filter that displays the contents of a text file on the terminal, one screen at a time. It normally pauses after each screen. /usr/bin/more prints --More-- and /usr/xpg4/bin/more prints file at the bottom of the screen. If more is reading from a file instead of a pipe, the percentage of characters displayed so far is also shown.

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