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Q&A How to edit file from less

MWE touch d less d # jump to editing d without leaving less Question Is there a way to edit a file from viewing it in less? Jumping straight into Vim would be preferred, but an answer for e...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by mcp‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by celtschk‭

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Q&A Make Less use a normal view instead of hexdump view

Less does not display data files normally, but if it were some sort of Xxd. $ bash --norc $ export LESS= $ file -i /var/log/lastlog /var/log/lastlog: application/octet-stream; charset=binary $...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Quasímodo‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Quasímodo‭

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