Strange output by the "ls -l|less" command pipe in FC5

Mike McCarty Mike.McCarty at
Fri Apr 7 19:30:56 UTC 2006

Tim wrote:
> Interestingly, FC4 seems to handle this well, and it's using this alias:
> alias ls='ls --color=tty'.  So it looks like "less" behaves differently
> between FC4 and FC5, rather than "ls".  There are options for how less
> handles ANSI in the text, perhaps the defaults have changed.

His alias is "ls --color=always", so the problem is not less.

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