fd v8.1.1 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-05-25 // 6 months ago
  • ๐Ÿ›  Bugfixes

    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support colored output on older Windows versions if either (1) --color=always is set or (2) the TERM environment variable is set. See #469

Previous changes from v8.1.0

  • ๐Ÿ”‹ Features

    • โž• Add new --owner [user][:group] command-line option See #307 (pull #581) (@alexmaco)
      This can be used to filter results by ownership:

      files matching the 'exercise' pattern, owned by johnfd exercise --type file --owner john# files/directories that are not owned by johnfd --owner '!john'# โ€ฆ owned by the 'students' groupfd --owner ':students'# โ€ฆ owned by the 'students' group, but not by johnfd --owner '!john:students'

    ๐Ÿ Note that the new option is currently not available on Windows.

    • โž• Add support for a global ignore file (~/.config/fd/ignore on Unix), see #575 (@soedirgo)
    • ๐Ÿ‘€ Do not exit immediately if one of the search paths is missing, see #587 (@DJRHails)

    ๐Ÿ›  Bugfixes

    • ๐Ÿ Reverted a change from fd 8.0 that enabled colors on all Windows terminals (see below) in order to support older Windows versions again, see #577. Unfortunately, this re-opens #469
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix segfault caused by jemalloc on macOS Catalina, see #498
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix --glob behavior with empty pattern, see #579 (@SeamusConnor)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix --list-details on FreeBSD, DragonFly BSD, OpenBSD and NetBSD. See #573 (@t6)

    ๐Ÿ”„ Changes

    • ๐Ÿ“š Updated documentation for --size, see #584