Show HN: Ov – feature rich terminal pager

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  • ov

    🎑Feature-rich terminal-based text viewer. It is a so-called terminal pager.

    There is a --config flag to specify the location[1] but I agree it should be in $XDG_CONFIG_HOME by default.

    [1] https://github.com/noborus/ov/blob/master/main.go#L207

  • bat

    A cat(1) clone with wings.

    - https://github.com/sharkdp/bat (uses `less` under the hood, syntax highlighting and git diffs)

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  • kanten

    the enlightened pager. less paging. more content. read widely.

  • less

    Less - text pager

    First of all please keep in mind that "less" is wonderfully updated https://github.com/gwsw/less

  • moar

    Moar is a pager. It's designed to just do the right thing without any configuration.

  • mdviewer

    Rendered display of markdown on terminal

    It can also be created using the ov(oviewer) package. Here's a sample: https://github.com/noborus/mdviewer

  • WorkOS

    The modern identity platform for B2B SaaS. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

  • pspg

    Unix pager (with very rich functionality) designed for work with tables. Designed for PostgreSQL, but MySQL is supported too. Works well with pgcli too. Can be used as CSV or TSV viewer too. It supports searching, selecting rows, columns, or block and export selected area to clipboard.

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