Re: v2.1.57: Filesystem Special Effects ....

Stephen P. Hill (
Sat, 27 Sep 1997 15:59:54 -0500

> bz2=01;31mwwwoffle-1.3.tgz

> bz2=01;31m"wwwoffle-1.3.tgz"

To me it looks like color-ls misbehaving and sending it's escape
sequences to a tty that can't handle them.

Try adding "--color=never" to the LS command line and see if
the problem goes away. I don't know how the defaults are
set, maybe from an environment variable.

Stephen P. Hill