[arch-general] Colorized Output Listing

Phillip Thelen viirus92 at yahoo.de
Thu Aug 19 20:48:34 EDT 2010

 Have you tried adding this to your .bashrc?

alias ls='ls --color=auto'

basically just tells bash to execute "ls --color=auto" instead of just ls.

Hope that helps you ;)


On 08/20/2010 02:43 AM, Carlos Mennens wrote:
> It's very frustrating in Arch that my directories[blue], text
> files[white], tarballs[red], symbolic links[blue], and scripts[green]
> are all the same color. How can I colorize this in bash so my Arch
> Linux system is much easier to sort through?
> I checked the Wiki and only found something about colorizing my PS1
> which is not what I really care about.
> Thanks for any help...

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