This section outlines the things that exa can do.
The list of file types and how to tell files apart.
- Grid view
Displaying files in a grid sized to the terminal window.
- Long view
Displaying files in a table along with their metadata.
- Tree view
Displaying files in a tree, as well as their children.
- Git integration
Seeing the Git status of files when you’re inside a repository.
Hiding files from the list, showing invisible files, and sorting the output.
Using Unicode characters to display icons next to file names.
Listing files’ extended attributes.