[systemd-devel] [PATCH] systemctl: implement auto-pager a la git

Tollef Fog Heen tfheen at err.no
Tue Jan 4 05:20:23 PST 2011

]] Lennart Poettering 

| Hmm, so, given that we check PAGER ourselves, calling sensible-pager is
| of little benefit for us, right? And I probably should change the
| invocation of sensible-pager to pager in my code, so that we search for
| "pager", "less" and "more" in this order?

Sounds fine.

| (That shell script sucks btw, it should invoke the pager with 'exec'.)

No, since if /bin/sh is dash (at least), you'd then not fall through if
the exec failed due to PAGER pointing to a missing executable.

Tollef Fog Heen
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