console font colours

Gabriel Dragffy dragffy at
Sun Nov 26 15:05:38 UTC 2006

On Sun, 2006-11-26 at 12:51 +0100, Thilo Six wrote:
> /etc/skel/.bashrc
> ---------------------------------------------------------
> # enable color support of ls and also add handy aliases
> if [ "$TERM" != "dumb" ]; then
>     eval "`dircolors -b`"
>     alias ls='ls --color=auto'
> fi
> ---------------------------------------------------------
> put that in your ~/.bashrc (personally i also add -F to the ls options)

Thanks, that worked a treat! Does the -F option go like so?:
alias ls='ls --color=auto -F'

Additionally I've now decided that I'd like the pretty colours to be
used when I boot up, how might I go about that?

Many thanks

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