Echo Colors

Darryl Cousins darryl at
Wed Feb 5 01:23:16 PST 2003


Black       0;30     Dark Gray     1;30
Blue        0;34     Light Blue    1;34
Green       0;32     Light Green   1;32
Cyan        0;36     Light Cyan    1;36
Red         0;31     Light Red     1;31
Purple      0;35     Light Purple  1;35
Brown       0;33     Yellow        1;33
Light Gray  0;37     White         1;37

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Regards, Darryl

> Alas! Eric Miller spake thus:
> > echo <b>blue <r>red <c>cyan
> You have to use ANSII escape sequences, and I believe that you have to
> use 'echo -e' instead of just echo (could be wrong, though).
> I don't remember the escape sequences off the top of my head, but google
> will get you some good URLs for it.
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