Changing the default colors in the console

Dan Nelson dnelson at
Fri Aug 22 20:12:53 UTC 2008

In the last episode (Aug 22), Robe said:
> Hi there,
> I'm trying to change the default color for the directories using the
> following command to see them with purple color
> setenv LS_COLORS "di=01;35"
> but when I use the following command
> ls -G

I think you want LSCOLORS instead.  See the ls manpage.

	Dan Nelson
	dnelson at

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