Bug 3422 - colorification of the "[OK]" only if output is a tty
Summary: colorification of the "[OK]" only if output is a tty
Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts   
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Version: 6.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Reported: 1999-06-12 18:36 UTC by piercarl
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-06-17 21:38:24 UTC
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Description piercarl 1999-06-12 18:36:49 UTC
Scripts in "/etc/rc.d/init.d" that use the 'daemon' function
may be executed in cron jobs or other offline scripts.

Unfortunately the "[OK]" style messages are _always_ wrapped
in colorification escape sequences, even if the output is
not a tty. There should be a check for tty output.

Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-06-14 17:52:59 UTC
This has been forwarded to a developer for further action.

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 1999-06-17 21:38:59 UTC
fixed in initscripts-4.22, available in next rawhide...


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