Please describe the problem.

Long help output doesn't honor PAGER

What steps will reproduce the problem?

  • Open a small terminal
  • Run "git annex help options"
  • Note how it displays the full text.
  • Run "git help add"
  • Docs are viewed via the PAGER

What version of git-annex are you using? On what operating system?

git-annex version: 5.20141125 build flags: Assistant Webapp Webapp-secure Pairing Testsuite S3 WebDAV Inotify DBus DesktopNotify XMPP DNS Feeds Quvi TDFA CryptoHash key/value backends: SHA256E SHA1E SHA512E SHA224E SHA384E SKEIN256E SKEIN512E SHA256 SHA1 SHA512 SHA224 SHA384 SKEIN256 SKEIN512 WORM URL remote types: git gcrypt S3 bup directory rsync web webdav tahoe glacier ddar hook external

Please provide any additional information below.

# If you can, paste a complete transcript of the problem occurring here.
# If the problem is with the git-annex assistant, paste in .git/annex/daemon.log


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Have you had any luck using git-annex before? (Sometimes we get tired of reading bug reports all day and a lil' positive end note does wonders)

done per my comment --Joey