view compressed files
is a filter that allows the viewing of
files compressed with Lempel-Ziv encoding. Such files generally have a
“Z” or “gz” extension (both the
formats are supported). Any flags
specified are passed to the user's preferred
is equivalent to
as a pager instead of
When multiple files are specified,
pause at the end of each file and present the following prompt to the user:
prev_file (END) - Next: next_file
is the file that was just displayed
is the next file to be displayed.
The following keys are recognized at the prompt:
- skip the next file (or exit if the next file is the last).
If no files are specified,
from the standard input. In this mode
style compression since there is no suffix on which to make a decision.
- Program used to display files. If unset,
/usr/bin/more is used