Dog not Cat - Colored output in from cat in the terminal

January 04, 2017

How to make cat have colored output?

sudo easy_install Pygments

Then edit your .bashrc, .bash_profile or .zshrc and add the following line:

alias dog="pygmentize -g"

Source it and you are good to go.

dog myfile

Will give you colored output. Nice!


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