ls and color
Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P.
kdk at daleco.biz
Fri Dec 5 11:42:55 PST 2003
Mike Maltese wrote:
>>Is there a how to on making ls show colors or a web pages. Thanks.
>Well., there's ls -G, but you could have found that in the man page, right?
>ls is not a web browser. Try www/lynx. if you want to grab a web page, try
>fetch or ftp/wget.
I think the OP meant "is there a how-to or a web page on
making 'ls' show colors?"
ls -G is the standard option, as man page says, equivalent
to setting CLICOLOR in your environment.
Some terminals (under X perhaps) don't handle this environment
variable without some tweaking, though, I think..... ??
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