Re: [dev] I wrote a pager

From: Greg Reagle <>
Date: Fri, 16 Sep 2016 16:22:52 -0400

On Fri, Sep 16, 2016, at 12:25 PM, wrote:
> Thank you Greg for writing such a fantastic pager.

It is very primitive, so I don't know whether you're being sincere or

> I could increase lines
> however to something more than 22.

I chose 22 because a VT100 terminal is 80x24, and one line is used for
the user input. It is also the number of lines per page in the plan 9
pager (called "p"). I might make it a little more sophisticated by
calculating how many lines are on the screen, but only if it can be done
in a portable and simple way.
Received on Fri Sep 16 2016 - 22:22:52 CEST

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