This article spotlights alternative tools to more.
The software featured here is free and open source. All tools provide a command-line interface (CLI) unless otherwise stated.
|Alternatives to more|
|ov||Feature rich terminal pager with column-rainbow mode|
|less||Highly polished utility with bags of customization|
|most||Supports multiple windows and can scroll left and right|
|slit||Modern pager for noisy logs|
|les||Pager program similar to less and more, with several improved features|
|moar||Reads and displays UTF-8 encoded text from files or pipelines|
|streampager||Pager for command output or large files|
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The table below shows all the CLI tools in this series.
|Alternatives to CLI tools|
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