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dircolors - Unix, Linux Command


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NAME

dircolors - color setup for ls

SYNOPSIS

dircolors [OPTION]... [FILE]

DESCRIPTION

Output commands to set the LS_COLORS environment variable.

Determine format of output:

TagDescription
-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
--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’.

AUTHOR

Written by H. Peter Anvin.

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-coreutils@gnu.org>.

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2006 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the terms of the GNU General Public License <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO

dircolors is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and dircolors programs are properly installed at your site, the command
TagDescription
info dircolors
should give you access to the complete manual.

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