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This is in AIX 5.3..need to know the command similar to less

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This is in AIX 5.3..need to know is there any command similar to less that can give the same output in AIX ..or does less needs to be downloaded and installed to make it work..
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Here a list of tools, including "less" that you can download and install in AIX:

http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/power/software/aix/linux/toolbox/alpha.html
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With the limited set of tools installed on AIX by default, you can use 'more' to help navigate big files.

more is the old less, but has allot less features.
You can use space to move to the next page.

For help:
man more

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