ChromaTerm is a utility for coloring output meant for terminals. You can interact with it using a command line script and through an API.
Included with ChromaTerm is a command line script, called
ct, that can be used
to color the output of your programs according to user-configurable rules. You
can use the script to consistently highlight keywords across different programs.
grep; just pipe data into it. It even works with interactive
If you have a Python module the output of which is meant for terminals, you may be interested in extending it through ChromaTerm's API to highlight significant output.
Regarding Windows support:
- The command line script supports the Windows Subsystem for Linux (
WSL), but not
- The API supports
PowerShell– in addition to
WSL– since Windows 10 version 1511 (released on 2015/11/12, build 10.0.10586).