no regular expressions in less

Basin Ilya basinilya@gmail.com
Wed Jul 21 17:43:54 GMT 2021


Hi list.
I've just noticed that regexp search works identically to exact match search in less and it prints this:

    $ /usr/bin/less --version
    less 581.2 (no regular expressions)
    Copyright (C) 1984-2021  Mark Nudelman
    
    less comes with NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
    For information about the terms of redistribution,
    see the file named README in the less distribution.
    Home page: https://greenwoodsoftware.com/less

How to solve this?


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