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Old 04-02-2004, 05:24 AM   #1
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[SHELL SCRIPT] Write at the right of the shell window


Hi!

Is there an easy way to write at the right of a shell window in shell script ? For example:
Code:
My service [at the left]:                                              OK [at the right]
I made a script that fill with space the space between the left and the right..
I've seen a script using printf option (certainly faster than filling with space)...
But, is there an escape char that does it ? like \e31m does red color and another one set a title to the window.

Does someone has a good page for escaped chars ? not only colors ?

Thanks
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Old 04-02-2004, 08:03 AM   #2
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Here are some escape sequences for the prompt ...

http://www.dreaming.org/~giles/bashprompt/

HTH
 
Old 04-02-2004, 03:00 PM   #3
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[SOLVED]

Thanks a lot, it's exactly what i was searching for !

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