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Re: dired and `ls' flags


From: Harry Putnam
Subject: Re: dired and `ls' flags
Date: Sat, 04 Sep 2010 16:21:11 -0500
User-agent: Gnus/5.110011 (No Gnus v0.11) Emacs/24.0.50 (gnu/linux)

"Drew Adams" <address@hidden> writes:

> And that option is explained front-and-center in the Dired section of the 
> manual
> - see the first node, `Dired Enter'.
>
> That same node also mentions that using a prefix arg with command `dired'
> prompts you for the `'ls' switches to use:
>
>  "If you use a numeric prefix argument with the `dired' command,
>   you can specify the `ls' switches with the minibuffer before
>   you enter the directory specification."

Ahaaa... now that is a useful bit of knowledge... quite handy and
needs no extra lisp files.




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