On Fri, 13 Dec 2019 at 11:40, Warren Young <warren at etr-usa.com> wrote: > > On Dec 13, 2019, at 9:27 AM, Stephen John Smoogen <smooge at gmail.com> wrote: > > > > It seems this became the default at some point. > > > > systemctl -l --no-pager > > > > is the way to get it without that. The whole does it use a pager, does > > it ellipse, etc has been a long fight where various people complain > > enough to get it one way or another. It usually goes with the group > > that complains the nicest versus the ones who complain the worst :). > > You can fix the symptom with the software as delivered: > > $ export SYSTEMD_LESS='-FR' Thanks . I did the alias a long time that I forgot about the line you actually quote in the next email :). -- Stephen J Smoogen.