Listings Question About Ping
mschwendt at gmail.com
Thu Dec 22 22:08:33 UTC 2011
On Thu, 22 Dec 2011 15:48:27 -0600, AK (Aaron) wrote:
> On Thu, 2011-12-22 at 15:13 -0500, Richard Heck wrote:
> > When I do:
> > ls /bin/ping
> > I get "ping" displayed with black text on a red background. I don't see
> > anything special about its permissions. What's up? I ask because I've
> > installed another program recently that has the same color display, and
> > I'm trying to figure out why.
> > Richard
> Same here. Do : ls /bin/* and you will see he programs hat display
> like: mount, umount, ping, su, fusermounnt, and ping6.
> I can't figure out what these programs have in common to be displayed in
> a special color.
Look up the manual "man dircolors". It's documented.
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