xzmore, lzmore − view xz or lzma compressed (text) files


xzmore [file...]


xzmore is a filter which allows examination of xz(1) or lzma(1) compressed text files one screenful at a time on a soft-copy terminal.

To use a pager other than the default more, set environment variable PAGER to the name of the desired program. The name lzmore is provided for backward compatibility with LZMA Utils.

e or q

When the prompt −−More−−(Next file: file) is printed, this command causes xzmore to exit.


When the prompt −−More−−(Next file: file) is printed, this command causes xzmore to skip the next file and continue.

For list of keyboard commands supported while actually viewing the content of a file, refer to manual of the pager you use, usually more(1).


more(1), xz(1), xzless(1), zmore(1)


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