[oclug] The 'pr' command
Zac 'zacs' Sprackett
zac at sprackett.com
Tue Aug 28 14:28:10 EDT 2001
* Vic Gedris scribbled:
> Is there a way to force line breaks on really long lines when using 'pr'
> so that lines wrap instead of disappearing?
> I often use:
> pr filename.txt | lpr
> to print stuff....But with long lines, I'm losing text.
I dont know what pr does, but you could probably pipe it to fold....
Zac Sprackett Software Engineer VA Linux Systems
zacs at valinux.com (613)270-8128 http://www.valinux.com
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