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 dircolors bugs to bug-coreutils@gnu.org GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/> General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/> Report dircolors translation bugs to <http://translationpro- ject.org/team/>

COPYRIGHT Copyright © 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>. This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. 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 coreutils ’dircolors invocation’

should give you access to the complete manual.

GNU coreutils 8.4 March 2011 DIRCOLORS(1)