Terminal window truncating output

Andrzej ndrwrdck at googlemail.com
Sun Jan 25 21:13:30 CET 2015

On 25/01/15 19:06, Thomas Eriksson wrote:
> On 01/25/2015 03:10 AM, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
>> For "ps ux" there's the same issue when using konsole.
> Haven't tried all these terminals, but "ps ux" is not a good test.
> The ps command checks the terminal width and truncates the output
> accordingly, unless you also use the "w" or "ww" parameter.

Correct. You can prevent it from doing that by forcing the output to stdout:
$ ps ux | cat


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