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Re: the `--color' option of `ls' shadows the shortcut evaluation scheme
Re: the `--color' option of `ls' shadows the shortcut evaluation scheme of `&&' and `||'
Tue, 12 Feb 2008 19:40:15 +0100
Jim Meyering <address@hidden> wrote:
> Here's the result I'll push in a day or two:
> ls --color no longer outputs unnecessary escape sequences
BTW, that patch reduces by up to about 60% the size of the output
of "ls -C --color=always" when there are many short-named files,
e.g., as you'd see in an mh-style mailbox dir.