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A7db9ec803b5895ae5f916a74e2db329?d=identicon&s=25 Hunter's Lists (Guest)
on 2005-12-23 00:27
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I am using Apple's Terminal and Rails 1.0 on Tiger.

I am tailing my log files and it seems with one of these updates things
changed a little. I see all these 'ESC' codes all over.

How can I make the output prettier? I'd rather not move to iTerm, not
one of
my faves.

6c27f78ab0eee78732ae54e8b8718b84?d=identicon&s=25 David Felstead (Guest)
on 2005-12-23 05:16
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You should be able to go into terminal preferences and select the
'declare terminal type ($TERM)' setting to 'dtterm' or 'xterm-color' -
that should fix it up for you.


75da740d43c5780539214f24ce1148a6?d=identicon&s=25 Jean Helou (Guest)
on 2005-12-23 07:35
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Either this or remove log coloring altogether, see the last section in
this wiki page :

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