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I've this Solaris 10 installation and it uses more to display manual content. Is there a way to make it using less to display manual? because more is really not convenient to use.

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man something | less? –  slhck Aug 7 '12 at 11:23
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up vote 9 down vote accepted

This is the documented way to do it:

export PAGER=less
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