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@jossef
Last active May 28, 2022
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python coloring for linux, based on this answer http://stackoverflow.com/a/26445590/3191896
def color(text, **user_styles):
styles = {
# styles
'reset': '\033[0m',
'bold': '\033[01m',
'disabled': '\033[02m',
'underline': '\033[04m',
'reverse': '\033[07m',
'strike_through': '\033[09m',
'invisible': '\033[08m',
# text colors
'fg_black': '\033[30m',
'fg_red': '\033[31m',
'fg_green': '\033[32m',
'fg_orange': '\033[33m',
'fg_blue': '\033[34m',
'fg_purple': '\033[35m',
'fg_cyan': '\033[36m',
'fg_light_grey': '\033[37m',
'fg_dark_grey': '\033[90m',
'fg_light_red': '\033[91m',
'fg_light_green': '\033[92m',
'fg_yellow': '\033[93m',
'fg_light_blue': '\033[94m',
'fg_pink': '\033[95m',
'fg_light_cyan': '\033[96m',
# background colors
'bg_black': '\033[40m',
'bg_red': '\033[41m',
'bg_green': '\033[42m',
'bg_orange': '\033[43m',
'bg_blue': '\033[44m',
'bg_purple': '\033[45m',
'bg_cyan': '\033[46m',
'bg_light_grey': '\033[47m'
}
color_text = ''
for style in user_styles:
try:
color_text += styles[style]
except KeyError:
raise KeyError('def color: parameter `{}` does not exist'.format(style))
color_text += text
return '\033[0m{}\033[0m'.format(color_text)
def error(text):
return color(text, bold=True, fg_red=True)
def warning(text):
return color(text, bold=True, fg_orange=True)
def success(text):
return color(text, fg_green=True)
#!/usr/bin/python
import colors
def main():
print colors.error('sorry')
if __name__ == '__main__':
main()
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kxmatejka commented May 6, 2015

good idea, but the implementation is furious... what abount

def color(text, *user_styles):

    styles = {
            # styles
            'reset': '\033[0m',
            'bold': '\033[01m',
            'disabled': '\033[02m',
            'underline': '\033[04m',
            'reverse': '\033[07m',
            'strike_through': '\033[09m',
            'invisible': '\033[08m',
            # text colors
            'fg_black': '\033[30m',
            'fg_red': '\033[31m',
            'fg_green': '\033[32m',
            'fg_orange': '\033[33m',
            'fg_blue': '\033[34m',
            'fg_purple': '\033[35m',
            'fg_cyan': '\033[36m',
            'fg_light_grey': '\033[37m',
            'fg_dark_grey': '\033[90m',
            'fg_light_red': '\033[91m',
            'fg_light_green': '\033[92m',
            'fg_yellow': '\033[93m',
            'fg_light_blue': '\033[94m',
            'fg_pink': '\033[95m',
            'fg_light_cyan': '\033[96m',
            # background colors
            'bg_black': '\033[40m',
            'bg_red': '\033[41m',
            'bg_green': '\033[42m',
            'bg_orange': '\033[43m',
            'bg_blue': '\033[44m',
            'bg_purple': '\033[45m',
            'bg_cyan': '\033[46m',
            'bg_light_grey': '\033[47m'
    }

    color_text = ''
    for style in user_styles:
        try:
            color_text += styles[style]
        except KeyError:
            return 'def color: parameter {} does not exist'.format(style)
    color_text += text
    return '\033[0m{}\033[0m'.format(color_text)

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jossef commented May 15, 2015

@kxmatejka. i love it. great suggestion 👍

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arulrajnet commented Aug 17, 2015

here its my forked version of this https://gist.github.com/arulrajnet/47ff2674ad9da6dcac00

@muammar
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muammar commented May 4, 2016

Thanks for this little module. Works very well. 👍

@lpanebr
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lpanebr commented Sep 27, 2016

thanks

@crackjack
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crackjack commented Jan 11, 2017

awesome +1

@anson2416
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anson2416 commented Mar 9, 2017

Any idea how to change the color in windowns using VSCode? Thanks.

@Schnittchen1423
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Schnittchen1423 commented Nov 9, 2020

It didn't help me. Is it possible that your codes aren't working on Mac?

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