exa

A modern replacement for `ls` (List directory contents).

Install

All systems
curl cmd.cat/exa.sh
Debian Debian
apt-get install exa
Arch Arch Linux
pacman -S exa
Fedora
dnf install exa
OS X
brew install exa

A modern replacement for `ls` (List directory contents).

  • List files one per line:
    exa --oneline
  • List all files, including hidden files:
    exa --all
  • Long format list (permissions, ownership, size and modification date) of all files:
    exa --long --all
  • List files with the largest at the top:
    exa --reverse --sort=size
  • Display a tree of files, three levels deep:
    exa --long --tree --level=3
  • List files sorted by modification date (oldest first):
    exa --long --sort=modified

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