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Old 06-13-2002, 05:40 PM   #1
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Lightbulb alias(es)


Someone should have told me! :}

For weeks I've been trying to find
the script that sets the few initial aliases
that you get on a bash-prompt only to
find TODAY that they come from the
dircolors-binary ;}

Old 06-14-2002, 11:27 AM   #2
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put alias ls='ls --color' in your ~/.bashrc create it if it doesnt exist.
Old 06-19-2002, 09:39 AM   #3
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How did you find out???

Wow - I've been looking for these for months, too. How did you find aou?

Old 06-21-2002, 07:25 AM   #4
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I use the following,
alias ll="ls -al --color"
alias l="ls -l --color"

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