When sending a very long text to a user client, it might scroll beyond of the height of the client
evennia.utils.evmore.EvMoreclass gives the user the in-game ability to only view one
page of text at a time. It is usually used via its access function,
The name comes from the famous unix pager utility more which performs just this function.
To use the pager, just pass the long text through it:
from evennia.utils import evmore evmore.msg(receiver, long_text)
client’s screen height (as determined by the NAWS handshake or by
the pager will show up, something like this:
[…]aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velitesse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteursint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa quiofficia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.
(more [1/6] return|back|top|end|abort)
where the user will be able to hit the return key to move to the next page, or use the suggested
commands to jump to previous pages, to the top or bottom of the document as well as abort the
The pager takes several more keyword arguments for controlling the message output. See the
evmore-API for more info.