OK, let me rephrase the question...
what is it about the output of ls -l
(or any other form of ls) that you don't
find user friendly ?
Give us an example of what you would like to see.
If you're looking for a Windows Exploder clone, you shouldn't be using the command line - try using Konquerer (if you use KDE) or Nautilus (if you use Gnome) instead.
(and it helps if you post a reply rather than starting a new topic