getting a terminal to STOP showing colors

Aaron Toponce aaron.toponce at
Tue Nov 11 16:03:33 MST 2008

Lee Higginson wrote:
> Thanks for the input everyone!  In the end I stopped chasing the turning off
> of colors in Linux and fixed my problem the right way by just removing the
> control characters from the output in the script I was writing.

I'm curious why you wanted to turn off colors to begin with. Something
in a script breaking, reading the colored output?

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