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Re: what does "\e[...." mean?

by tobyink (Abbot)
on Oct 29, 2012 at 08:21 UTC ( #1001317=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to what does "\e[...." mean?

It's an escape code that may change the colour of the output text (depending on the terminal which the program is running in).

Voodoo really; use Term::ANSIColor instead.

perl -E'sub Monkey::do{say$_,for@_,do{($monkey=[caller(0)]->[3])=~s{::}{ }and$monkey}}"Monkey say"->Monkey::do'


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