To remove the blinking of symbolic links when doing
ls in Linux:
LS_COLORS="ln=35" export LS_COLORS
That will set the
ln=35 symbolic links to color purple.
di Directory fi File ln Symbolic Link pi Fifo file so Socket file bd Block (buffered) special file cd Character (unbuffered) special file or Symbolic Link pointing to a non-existent file (orphan) mi Non-existent file pointed to by a symbolic link (visible when you type ls -l) ex File which is executable (ie. has 'x' set in permissions).
Another way is to edit
~/.dircolors and replace the
05 (blinking) for example:
ORPHAN 05;37;45 MISSING 05;37;45
ORPHAN 35 MISSING 35