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       loco - colorize /var/log/messages for easy reading


       loco [FILE]...


       Colorize FILES(s), or standard input and print on the standard output.
       With no FILE, read standard input.

       To produce colors, loco uses the Term::ANSIColor module.


               loco /var/log/messages

               tail -f /var/log/messages │ loco


       Jules Stuifbergen <>. Basically, I was bored, and
       rewrote ’’ from Michael Babcock from scratch.  Feel free
       to mail me patches, improvements, or fixes.


       The Escape codes used for coloring are characters, too, so lines will
       be broken off apparently prematurely.  If there’s no match, the lines
       will be displayed in the default color. If you default color happens to
       be red, the effect of red keywords will disappear.


       This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
       under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the
       Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your
       option) any later version.