[texhax] Colorful LaTeX Terminal Output

Uwe Lück uwe.lueck at web.de
Wed Apr 29 23:46:37 CEST 2009

At 06:21 29.04.09, Oleg Katsitadze wrote:
>On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 10:04:13AM +0200, Uwe Lueck wrote:
> > I wonder about "editors" here. The screen output is generated by TeX
> > from the input files, independent on editors. Or are you thinking of
> > editors that suppress ^^1b in writing to the text file?
>No, I was talking of editors not treating specially escape sequences
>upon _displaying_ of the log file (or the output of TeX).  Emacs, for
>example, displays the 0x1b character as ^[ (of course, Emacs can be
>easily tweaked to do the right thing).  I can imagine less graceful

Indeed, nice color in screen output, awful symbols in the .log file.
Oh wie schade :-(

Cheers :-)


More information about the texhax mailing list