how to get terminal colors?

Rob 'Feztaa' Park rbpark at
Thu Aug 29 13:11:49 PDT 2002

Alas! Steven Stimpson spake thus:
> i tried alias ls --color=always and i also tried alias ls --"color-always" 
> and neither worked it accepts the commands okay as there are no errors but 
> do i need the quotes?

No, you just need to do it right:

alias ls="ls --color=auto"

Rob 'Feztaa' Park
BOFH excuse #440:
Cache miss - please take better aim next time
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