Trying to get the files listed on linux a page at a time?

Well there is a way. The easy way is using

[php] $-l [/php]

But better yet lets get some more data listed,

data is always good if you can use it so enter this

[php] $ ls -l | less [/php]

This alows you to scroll up and down thru the page you are on.

If you noticed that is the letter L but the next character is not an L. What is it

it is a pipe. The pipe is located on the keyboard with the backslash key so just

shift-click the backslash. Viola!


No you ask how do I get out of this scrolling mess? That is simple just press the