Issue #836 resolved

Win32 console does not support ANSI escape sequences

Paul Moore
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The terminal formatter uses ANSI escape sequences for colour. These do not work in the Win32 console.

This can be addressed by using the "colorama" package from PyPI - either by bundling or as an optional dependency.

All that is needed is

if sys.platform.startswith('win'): try: from colorama import init() init() except ImportError: pass

at the start of formatters/terminal.py.

I'll put together a pull request for this, if there is interest.

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