ls colorized in freebsd csh??
Svein Halvor Halvorsen
svein-freebsd-questions at theloosingend.net
Tue Apr 12 10:45:35 PDT 2005
* Sergei Gnezdov [2005-04-12 00:00 -0700]
> The man page says that colors are set in the form of
> This is very different from bd=3d40;33;01: style.
These are two different ls's and two different man pages.
The one you are talking about is the ls(1) program in FreeBSD, while the
other one is the ls-F builtin in tcsh, documented in the tcsh(1) man page.
The poster suggested to setup ls as an alias for ls-F when using tcsh as
the latter supports a wide range of colour-option while being faster than
ls(1). ls(1) uses $LSCOLOR while ls-F uses $LS_COLOR. These have different
It is also possible to use the GNU ls(1) which has a third way of defining
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