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ls - manual page for ls 1.31.1

ls [-1AaCxdLHRFplinshrSXvctu] [-w WIDTH] [FILE]...

BusyBox v1.31.1 (2020-04-30 13:38:01 EDT) multi-call binary.

List directory contents

-1
One column output
-a
Include entries which start with .
-A
Like -a, but exclude . and ..
-x
List by lines
-d
List directory entries instead of contents
-L
Follow symlinks
-H
Follow symlinks on command line
-R
Recurse
-p
Append / to dir entries
-F
Append indicator (one of */=@|) to entries
-l
Long listing format
-i
List inode numbers
-n
List numeric UIDs and GIDs instead of names
-s
List allocated blocks
-lc
List ctime
-lu
List atime
--full-time
List full date and time
-h
Human readable sizes (1K 243M 2G)

--group-directories-first

-S
Sort by size
-X
Sort by extension
-v
Sort by version
-t
Sort by mtime
-tc
Sort by ctime
-tu
Sort by atime
-r
Reverse sort order
-w N
Format N columns wide
--color[={always,never,auto}]
Control coloring
April 2020 Fidelix 1.0