Purchase Linux CDs / DVDs / Flash Drives at OSDisc.com

Welcome to Our Community

While Linux.org has been around for a while, we recently changed management and had to purge most of the content (including users). If you signed up before April 23rd please sign up again. Thanks!

How to get colored ls?

Discussion in 'General Linux' started by carbon333, Feb 16, 2012.

  1. carbon333

    carbon333 Guest

    If you want your 'ls' results to be colored, try executing:

    ls --color

    To make it permanent, add this line to your ~/.bashrc:



    alias ls='ls --color'
     
  2. W00t

    W00t Guest

    What I never quite understood was what the colours meant?
     

Share This Page