MC Version 4.8.24
mcview - Internal file viewer of GNU Midnight Commander.
mcview [-bcCdfhstVx?] file
mcview is a link to mc, the main GNU Midnight Commander executable. Executing GNU Midnight Commander under this name requests staring the internal viewer and opening the file specified on the command line.
|-b||Force black and white display.|
|-c||Force color mode on terminals where mcview defaults to black and white.|
|-C <keyword>=<fgcolor>,<bgcolor>,<attributes>:<keyword>= ...|
|Specify a different color set. See the Colors section in mc(1) for more information.|
|-d||Disable mouse support.|
|-f||Display the compiled-in search paths for Midnight Commander files.|
|-t||Used only if the code was compiled with S-Lang and terminfo: it makes Midnight Commander use the value of the TERMCAP variable for the terminal information instead of the information on the system wide terminal database|
|-V||Displays the version of the program.|
|-x||Forces xterm mode. Used when running on xterm-capable terminals (two screen modes, and able to send mouse escape sequences).|
The default colors may be changed by appending to the MC_COLOR_TABLE environment variable. Foreground and background colors pairs may be specified for example with:
MC_COLOR_TABLE="$MC_COLOR_TABLE:\ normal=lightgray,black:\ selected=black,green"
|The help file for the program.|
|The default system-wide setup for GNU Midnight Commander, used only if the user’s own ~/.config/mc/ini file is missing.|
|Global settings for Midnight Commander. Settings in this file affect all users, whether they have ~/.config/mc/ini or not.|
|User’s own setup. If this file is present, the setup is loaded from here instead of the system-wide startup file.|
This program is distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation. See the built-in help of Midnight Commander for details on the License and the lack of warranty.
The latest version of this program can be found at http://ftp.midnight-commander.org/.
Bugs should be reported to http://www.midnight-commander.org/.