Colour Bash

Chris F.A. Johnson c.f.a.johnson at
Sat Apr 28 14:02:15 PDT 2001

On Sat, 28 Apr 2001, Dustin wrote:

> Does anyone know how to make bash use colors as in Red Hat?

Colours are controlled by ANSI escape sequences. If a prorgam uses them,
you will get colour.

One axample is "ls". There is an option (--color) which tells it to use
colour (read the man page for more info, and also "man dircolors").

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