I have selected white-on-black color scheme for Gnome-Terminal. But it keeps using green to display executable files and uses different colored background to display some directories. How can I enforce strict "white-on-black" for all items on the screen?
To temporary disable colors for
For a permanent change you have to delete the alias for
ls. In my case the alias is defined as
% alias ls ls='ls --color=tty'
Therefore overwrite the alias in e.g. your
alias ls='ls --color=never'
The "sneaky way is ;)