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list sorted contents of directory


cpmls [-f format] [-T libdsk-type] [-d|-D|-F|-A|-l[-c][-i]] [-u] image [file-pattern...]


Cpmls lists the sorted contents of the directory.


-f format

Use the given CP/M disk format instead of the default format.

-T libdsk-type

libdsk driver type, e.g. tele for Teledisk images or raw for raw images (requires building cpmtools with support for libdsk).


Old CP/M 2.2 dir output.


P2DOS 2.3 ddir-like output.


CP/M 3.x dir output.


E2fs lsattr-like output.


Long UNIX-style directory listing including size, time stamp and user number.


Output the creation time, not the modification time.


Print index number of each file.


Show all CP/M file names in upper case.

Return Value

Upon successful completion, exit code 0 is returned.


Any errors are indicated by exit code 1.


CPMTOOLSFMT     Default format


/usr/share/cpmtools/diskdefs CP/M disk format definitions


This program is copyright 1997–2021 Michael Haardt <michael@moria.de>.  The Windows port is copyright 2000, 2001, 2011 John Elliott <jce@seasip.demon.co.uk>.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program.  If not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place - Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307, USA.

See Also

cpmcp(1), cpm(5)

Referenced By

cpm(5), cpmchattr(1), cpmchmod(1), cpmcp(1), cpmrm(1), fsed.cpm(1), mkfs.cpm(1).

November 2, 2022 CP/M tools User commands