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Id: 1371
Status: resolved
Priority: 0/
Queue: perl5

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if you say perldoc -t page|module|program the output will be paged but this is not the case with the switches "-f" and "-q": perldoc -t -f function will be NOT paged. (As I understand.) Is this different behaviour intended? Unfortunately for Windows the option "-t" is automatically set, so the information is not paged with queries for functions (-f) and queries for FAQs (-q), which raises periodically threads on the "Perl-Win32-Users Mailing List". _If_ it were ok that perldoc would always page with the "-t"-switch, this could be fixed. Regards Roland -- roland.bauer@fff.at http://www.fff.at/fff/roland/
"perldoc -t -f function" is now paged.


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