DIRCOLORS(1) User Commands DIRCOLORS(1)
dircolors - color setup for ls
dircolors [OPTION]... [FILE]
Output commands to set the LS_COLORS environment variable. Determine format of output: -b, --sh, --bourne-shell output Bourne shell code to set LS_COLORS -c, --csh, --c-shell output C shell code to set LS_COLORS -p, --print-database output defaults --print-ls-colors output fully escaped colors for display --help display this help and exit --version output version information and exit If FILE is specified, read it to determine which colors to use for which file types and extensions. Otherwise, a precompiled database is used. For details on the format of these files, run 'dircolors --print-database'.
Written by H. Peter Anvin.
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Copyright © 2023 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <https://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>. This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
Full documentation <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/dircolors> or available locally via: info '(coreutils) dircolors invocation'
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Pages that refer to this page: dir(1), ls(1), vdir(1), dir_colors(5)