Solved

Stop Scrolling

Posted on 2001-06-05
3
219 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-22
I'm very new to unix, how do I list the contents of a file without it scrolling to the bottom of the file. I know about cat....

t.
0
Comment
Question by:btaop
3 Comments
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
mrn060900 earned 200 total points
ID: 6156459
easy use a pipe symbol | to join the following commands

cat | more

regards mike
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:Nisus091197
ID: 6156469
Hi,

more filename

or

cat filename | more

There are other utilities as well, like 'less', 'pg' etc.

Good luck, Nisus
http://www.omnimodo.com
0
 

Author Comment

by:btaop
ID: 6156473
thanks
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I promised to write further about my project, and here I am.  First, I needed to setup the Primary Server.  You can read how in this article: Setup FreeBSD Server with full HDD encryption (http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Unix/BSD/FreeBSD/A_3660-S…
Every server (virtual or physical) needs a console: and the console can be provided through hardware directly connected, software for remote connections, local connections, through a KVM, etc. This document explains the different types of consol…
This video shows how to set up a shell script to accept a positional parameter when called, pass that to a SQL script, accept the output from the statement back and then manipulate it in the Shell.
In a previous video, we went over how to export a DynamoDB table into Amazon S3.  In this video, we show how to load the export from S3 into a DynamoDB table.

863 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

25 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now