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Old 08-12-2009
Error Colored output in awk

Hi,

Can anybody please help me how can we can we have the colored output using awk.

I am writing a script in solaris platform. but its not printing the colored output. its assuming hex values as character

awk -F"|" '{ print "\033[1;31m" $0 "\033[0m" }' aa


\033[1;31mabcd|efg\033[0m
\033[1;31mabcd|efg\033[0m
\033[1;31mabcd|efg\033[0m
\033[1;31mabcd|efg\033[0m
\033[1;31mabcd|efg\033[0m
\033[1;31mabcd|efg\033[0m
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Old 08-12-2009
The same working fine for me in HP unix.

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