[R] colored text
Prof Brian D Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Thu May 9 08:20:58 CEST 2002
On Wed, 8 May 2002, Niels Waller wrote:
> Is there anyway to change the color of the text when using writeLines? I
> would like to write a red error message to the screen.
This depends on the platform, and possibly the terminal type. If the
`screen' supports ANSI escape sequences to change colour, you could use
My guess is that you mean Rgui. That only supports two colors of text for
input and output, and that is not accessible to the user.
> thanks for any leads.
> Niels Waller
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