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Re: Term::ANSIColor 5.01 released

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Shlomi Fish
January 18, 2020 08:41
Re: Term::ANSIColor 5.01 released
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On Fri, 17 Jan 2020 19:29:55 -0800
Russ Allbery <> wrote:

> I'm pleased to announce release 5.01 of Term::ANSIColor.

Thanks for your work and dedication, Russ!

> Term::ANSIColor provides constants and simple functions for setting ANSI
> text attributes, most notably colors.  It can be used to set the current
> text attributes or to apply a set of attributes to a string and reset the
> current text attributes at the end of that string.  Eight-color,
> sixteen-color, 256-color, and true color (24-bit color) escape sequences
> are all supported.
> Changes from previous release:
>     Add support for NO_COLOR <> to suppress all
>     formatting sequences.  Thanks, Andrea Telatin.
>     Document that aliases are expanded during alias definition, and thus
>     an alias defined in terms of another alias will not change if the
>     other alias is redefined.
>     Fix SYNOPSIS example of uncolor.  The function returns a list, not a
>     reference to a list.  Thanks, Joe Smith.  (#131414)
> You can download it from:
>     <>
> This package is maintained using Git; see the instructions on the above
> page to access the Git repository.
> Please let me know of any problems or feature requests not already listed
> in the TODO file.


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