Projects / hilite


hilite is a utility which executes whatever command you specify, highlighting anything it prints to stderr. It's most useful when compiling, since warnings are printed in bright red and are therefore very hard to miss.


Recent releases

  •  13 Nov 2001 16:02

    Release Notes: The code was streamlined, and dup2() is not used. Error handling was improved. The source code is now neater. The program no longer attempts to print error messages to stderr after closing stderr.

    •  05 Oct 2001 19:47

      Release Notes: Improved error reporting.

      •  30 Aug 2001 17:45

        Release Notes: Error messages were going to stdout instead of stderr. This has been fixed.

        •  29 Aug 2001 18:48

          Release Notes: '\e' has been changed to '\033' due to problems compiling on certain systems.

          •  06 Dec 2000 19:19

            Release Notes: A fix for an lvalue problem that prevented compilation on Solaris, reindentation, and a #include for string.h to get rid of a strerror() warning.


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