Re: ls'ing dirs before files
On Sun, Jul 28, 2002 at 11:23:03PM +0200, martin f krafft wrote:
> also sprach Bob Proulx <email@example.com> [2002.07.28.1649 +0200]:
> > I am guessing that when you were seeing this behavior previously that
> > you were using a different code base of ls, possibly forked from the
> > GNU sources. I just did a web search and I turned up several patches
> > to unique patches from different people to ls for doing just that.
> I was using /bin/ls from Debian's fileutils all the way. It is
> possible that the change correlated to my switch to woody about 1.5
> years ago... Hasn't anybody else noticed this?
I don't see the behaviour you describe on the machines I have access to
that run potato.
Perhaps it would help if you said what options to ls you're using, and
whether you have any aliases or shell functions for ls that add options.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]
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