The following shell script works but removes colored formatting generated by
#!/bin/bash OUTPUT=`rspec` echo "$OUTPUT"
How to preserve the colors?
It's common for programs with colorized output to disable it if they're not being run directly in a TTY, since you might be piping the output to a log file or to another process that expects plain text. Typically the programs offer a switch to manually force colors enabled, and
I think your only options are to edit