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Colorize text matching a regex through a pipe?

On Tue, Jan 18, 2011 at 10:24:03PM -0500, David Kramer wrote:
> Thanks.  I played with this, and with colortail.  I didn't really like
> either solution in the end.  [e]grep only allows one color and one
> pattern, and colortail doesn't actually work as a filter (the author
> "has a patch for that").

Upgrade fileutils.  Newer versions of grep are much more configurable.

Derek D. Martin   GPG Key ID: 0xDFBEAD02
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