Changing the default colors in the console

Polytropon freebsd at edvax.de
Fri Aug 22 20:14:58 UTC 2008


On Fri, 22 Aug 2008 15:05:02 -0500, Robe <vcrobe at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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 still see the default color.
> 
> What's wrong?

Try to put this into your /etc/csh.cshrc for global or ~/.cshrc for
local effect:

	setenv  LSCOLORS        ExGxdxdxCxDxDxBxBxegeg
	alias   ls              'ls -FG'
	alias   ll              'ls -laFG'

Read "man ls" for the colour description. Make sure your terminal
emulation supports color; xterm and cons25l1 do.



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