[TUHS] TECO was: Re: basic tools / Universal Unix

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Fri Nov 17 07:59:17 AEST 2017


On Thu, 16 Nov 2017, Dave Horsfall wrote:

> Speaking of which, am I the only one annoyed by Penguin/OS' silly 
> coloured "ls" output?  I can never remember how to turn off that 
> frippery, as the contrast is particularly hard on my eyes; the 
> minimalist "F" flag works just fine.

Thanks, all; I'll just knock up a simple script that blows away the entire 
environment and unaliases everything in sight.  I'll probably call it 
"orca" because I have a warped sense of humour...

Unix taught me to be minimalist; you had to be when writing a bootstrap to 
fit into 512 bytes...

-- 
Dave Horsfall DTM (VK2KFU)  "Those who don't understand security will suffer."


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