[Haskell-cafe] [ANN] ansi-terminal, ansi-wl-pprint - ANSI terminal support for Haskell

Manlio Perillo manlio_perillo at libero.it
Sat Mar 21 15:45:50 EDT 2009

Max Bolingbroke ha scritto:
> 2009/3/21 Manlio Perillo <manlio_perillo at libero.it>:
>> Max Bolingbroke ha scritto:
>>> These two packages allow Haskell programs to produce much richer
>>> console output by allowing colorisation, emboldening and so on.
>> Do you plan to extend the package to any terminal, using terminfo database?
> Manlio,
> I don't plan on an extension like this myself, as assuming ANSI
> support is enough for all the applications I'm interested in, and I
> suspect dealing with terminfo stuff will be a headache. Sorry!

I think, instead, that it should not be that hard.
After all the C API can be wrapper in pure functions.
And you can also write a pure Haskell interface to terminfo database.

> Cheers,
> Max

Regards  Manlio

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