Re: Highlighting CLI output: what are these terms called?
2013/4/17 Dotan Cohen <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> The following page has a nice example of how to highlight text in logfiles:
> Here is the example:
> tail -f file.log | perl -pe 's/keyword/\e[1;31;43m$&\e[0m/g'
> What are the regex replacements in the second part of the replace
> called? They are rather hard to goolge for without a name! If anybody
> has a good resource bookmarked with examples, I would love to see that
> as well.
these are ANSI escape codes, ANSI escape sequences,
ANSI control codes, ANSI control sequences, ...
Hope this helps,