dircolors man page

dircolors — color setup for ls

Synopsis

dircolors [OPTION]... [FILE]

Description

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

--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

GNU coreutils online help: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
Report dircolors translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>

See Also

Full documentation at: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/dircolors>
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) dircolors invocation'

Referenced By

dir_colors(5), lftp(1), tree(1), vifm-convert-dircolors(1).

March 2017 GNU coreutils 8.27 User Commands