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Re: IMPLEMENTATION [Re: Hightlighting in bash]

From: Micah Cowan
Subject: Re: IMPLEMENTATION [Re: Hightlighting in bash]
Date: Thu, 10 Mar 2011 14:05:44 -0800
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(03/10/2011 02:03 PM), Philip Prindeville wrote:
> A lot of programs don't behave properly (or perhaps, "don't behave the
> same") when they detect that stdout isn't a terminal.  But I think
> someone else mentioned this already.

Yeah. You could always run the program under another program that forces
a terminal. The script command might do; I'm sure there are others.

Such programs are not usually part of a build process, though (that I
can think of).

Anyway, my implementation is more of a proof-of-concept than anything
truly, generally useful.

Micah J. Cowan

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