Re: Colour ls
Bruce Perens writes:
Bruce> I thought color "ls" was cool, though I think others didn't like
Bruce> it. I don't know why it was removed - was it a copyright issue?
Nope. In the newest patch, I only find one occurence of copyright:
diff -urN orig/fileutils-3.12/src/dircolors.c fileutils-3.12/src/dircolors.c
--- orig/fileutils-3.12/src/dircolors.c Wed Dec 31 16:00:00 1969
+++ fileutils-3.12/src/dircolors.c Mon Jul 17 13:17:54 1995
@@ -0,0 +1,559 @@
+ Parse a Slackware-style DIR_COLORS file
+ Copyright (C) 1994, 1995 H. Peter Anvin
+ This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
+ it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
+ the Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option)
+ any later version.
+ This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
+ but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
+ MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
+ GNU General Public License for more details.
+ You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
+ along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
+ Foundation, Inc., 675 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA. */