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Re: zsh function does dot get back in foreground

Pol wrote:
> I am using the function 
> m () {
>         $PAGER $PAGEROPTS $*
> }
> to view files.
> As i view single files, it is ok, but as i use that fuction to view the
> 'diff' command out put, e.g.:
> % diff file1 file2 |m 
> i cannot recover the output after the 'm' function has been put in the 
> beckground. 

Hmm... putting a function into the background does require some tricky
code inside the shell, but your function seems to work for me on
pipelines on zsh 4.1.1-dev-1.  What version are you using?  Do you have
any even marginally relevant options set?

Peter Stephenson <pws@xxxxxxx>                  Software Engineer
CSR Ltd., Science Park, Milton Road,
Cambridge, CB4 0WH, UK                          Tel: +44 (0)1223 692070

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