Re: xterm et al - window is cleared after less etc

add -X to LESS environment variable to fix less which will probably fix man if 
it is set to use less. Your on your own with vi.


On Fri, 04 Jul 2003 04:05, Jan wrote:
> Sorry to post this question to this list, but I'm not quite sure where
> to go; and anyway, it is probably something everybody here knows the
> answer to.
> I am getting increasingly annoyed by this misfeature: when I leave a
> full screen application such as man, less or vi the screen is cleared,
> so I can't see what I was just looking at. I know there is a way to turn
> it off - but which? It goes away BTW when I set TERM to something else
> than xterm, but that is at best a bad workaround.
> /jan
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