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Old 06-10-2010, 11:05 PM   #1
orangesky
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Configuring .bashrc


I have two main questions with .bashrc.

First off, can I open up a security hole? I'm not going to blindly add anything, but is there anything in the file that, if I deleted it, it would open me up to attack?

The only thing I really want to do is make ls/dir return colors based on the item(s), like red for a folder and blue for a file or something like that.
I've googled but haven't found many clear tutorials on it. If anyone knows how to configure bashrc or knows a good tutorial, please link me.

Thank you for replies.
 
Old 06-10-2010, 11:20 PM   #2
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Google results

Google query --> bashrc howto
Result: http://www.google.com/search?client=...utf-8&oe=utf-8

See http://www.catb.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html -- it will change your life (for the better).

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