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

   -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

   -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:




          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


   The   latest   version   of   this   program   can    be    found    at


   mc(1), mcedit(1)


   Bugs should be reported to


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