Gentoo Archives: gentoo-user

From: Dan Cowsill <danthehat@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] Manual pages (man pages) have ESC all through them when having used sudo.
Date: Sun, 28 Feb 2010 04:33:05
Message-Id: 4ef07b8c1002272032g77833db8p341219b5881dc222@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] Manual pages (man pages) have ESC all through them when having used sudo. by ubiquitous1980
On Sat, Feb 27, 2010 at 10:57 PM, ubiquitous1980 <nixuser1980@×××××.com> wrote:
> If I have logged in through sudo such as $ sudo su, when I then use man > pages, they are covered in "ESC".  This does not occur when using normal > user accounts or the root account through su.  Wondering what is going > on.  Thanks. > >
Kind of curious about this myself. It has just been a minor annoyance to me for the last couple of years, but it seems to show up only when logged onto root.

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