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FS#64612 - Enable Color by default

Attached to Project: Pacman
Opened by Jan Niklas Hasse (jhasse) - Friday, 22 November 2019, 14:49 GMT
Last edited by Eli Schwartz (eschwartz) - Friday, 22 November 2019, 15:37 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Output
Status Unconfirmed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 5.2.1
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 4
Private No


I just learned about the "Color" option in /etc/pacman.conf. As it makes output (especially search result) a lot more readable, I think it should be enabled by default.

(This shouldn't be a problem for other tools, as the colors seems to be turned off when the output is piped)
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