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Shell Program with color?

Does anybody know of a shell program (like Konsole) where the color changes depending on the type of file it is? For instance, regular files would be denoted white (on black), linked files denoted by red, and directories denoted by blue?

Thanks in advance!


I may actually be insane.
Having coloured output is set by your shell environment and the ls command itself.

What shell and operating system are you using?


Glaanies script monkey
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usually it is enabled by default, you probably just have to alias your ls command, e.g:

alias ls="ls -h --color=auto"


Glaanies script monkey
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Again it is just an alias, for csh and FreeBSD I use:

alias ls ls -FGa
setenv LSCOLORS "exfxcxdxbxegedabagacad"

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