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A modern replacement for ls (List directory contents). More information:

  • 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}}

  • List files with their headers, icons, and Git statuses:

exa --long --header --icons --git

  • Don't list files mentioned in .gitignore:

exa --git-ignore