Tmux eclipsed colorized output of ls

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http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'm running Xubuntu 12.04, and when I use the Terminal I get colored filenames from ls. But inside tmux, everything ls prints is white. I know my tmux supports color, though, because I get color syntax highlighting when I run vim. My ~/.tmux.conf has this line already: set -g default-terminal "screen-256color" Here are some environment variables (from within tmux): $ env | grep COLOR LS_COLORS=di=34:ow=34 $ echo $TERM screen-256color How can I get ls to show me color when inside tmux? (HowTos)