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Re^2: Displaying output page-by-page?

by hatter (Pilgrim)
on Nov 22, 2004 at 09:36 UTC ( #409528=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Displaying output page-by-page?
in thread Displaying output page-by-page?

You mention Activestate, so I don't know whether the above suggestion of checking $ENV{'PAGER'} will work under that (it being a unixy convention) but one way or another you should be able to use the DOS pager more. RTFM, but either you can redirect the text to more, or write a temporary file, then more \tmp\mytmpfile.txt with a system call.

the hatter

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