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- From: "John Morrison" <john dot r dot morrison at ntlworld dot com>
- To: "cygwin" <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Mon, 5 May 2003 17:37:28 +0100
- Subject: RE: HOME
> From: Lafond, Kenneth G
> Looks like a good time to bring up my proposed corrections from thread
> "Changes to default profile". I'd suggest:
> Current (from below):
> # Uncomment to use the terminal colours set in DIR_COLOR
> # eval `dircolors -b /etc/DIR_COLOR`
> Changed (works on my system when uncommented):
> # Uncomment both lines below to use the terminal colours set in DIR_COLORS
> # eval `dircolors -b /etc/DIR_COLORS`
> # alias ls='ls --color=auto'
> - file DIR_COLOR doesn't exist in /etc
It should be. That's where the package puts it.
> - alias line seems to be necessary to make dircolors work (see
alias shouldn't be part of the profile, it should be in the
bashrc (I'll add comment's there to that effect).
> - 'Instruction' comment line changed to reflect changes
Thanks for the comments,
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