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Re: [patch] colorls: put directories in front of other files with -D

> Does colorls have a functioning upstream?
Our upstream seems to be FreeBSD's ls(1).
More precisely, FreeBSD's ls(1) as of svn rev. 20960 a.k.a Dec. 28, 1996 :-). (It is, apart from "$Id$" markers in the top comments, identical to our distfile).

> It seems like there are way too many patches in pkgsrc for it,
> and usually we tend to fix portability bugs with the intent of
> them being integrated upstream, vs. doing new development.
Yes, I guess that makes sense.
I'll see if I can get the FreeBSD folks to merge my patch, but we should probably see if there have been any interesting changes to their ls(1) in the last 19 years.

Timo Buhrmester

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