Re: RHS: libterm-ansicolor-ruby
On Tue, Aug 14, 2007 at 09:53:12PM +0200, Nico Golde wrote:
> * Deepak Tripathi <email@example.com> [2007-08-14 20:44]:
> > libterm-ansicolor-ruby - Ruby library that colors strings using ANSI escape > sequences
> I am a bit curious why should someone not want to use curses
> but ansi escapes in ruby?
curses does only full-screen display, and is useless for anything
line-based. And being capable of colouring your display is a MAJOR thing if
you want to be able to read text quickly.
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