DIRCOLORS(1) User Commands DIRCOLORS(1)

NAME 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 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 The full documentation for dircolors is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and dircolors programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info dircolors

should give you access to the complete manual.

dircolors 5.97 March 2012 DIRCOLORS(1)