Exa Installation On A Debian, Arch, Fedora And MacOS

Exa Installation On A Debian, Arch, Fedora And MacOS

exa

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

Install exa

  • Debian apt-get install exa Click to copy
  • Arch Linux pacman -S exa Click to copy
  • Fedora dnf install exa Click to copy
  • macOS brew install exa Click to copy

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

How to use exa?

Below are few example commands for exa that you can use in the terminal.

List files one per line:
exa --onelineClick to copy
List all files, including hidden files:
exa --allClick to copy
Long format list (permissions, ownership, size and modification date) of all files:
exa --long --allClick to copy
List files with the largest at the top:
exa --reverse --sort=sizeClick to copy
Display a tree of files, three levels deep:
exa --long --tree --level=3Click to copy
List files sorted by modification date (oldest first):
exa --long --sort=modifiedClick to copy
Installing exa command is simple. just copy one of the above commands for your operating system and paste it into terminal. This command is available for Debian, Arch, Fedora and macOS operating systems. Once you run the command it will install the latest version of exa 2022 package in your OS.