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we have the follwing array - list1 and list2

list1="node23 node76 node 34"
list2="node02 node2 node9 node21"

we want to bold the list2 so list1 will printed without bold and list2 with bold

example

echo ${list1[*]}  ${list2[*]}

node23 node76 node 34 node02 node2 node9 node21

so how to insert tput bold in echo so list2 will be bold?

  1. tput bold - will bold the words

  2. tput sgr0 will return the bold to normal

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IIUC:

echo ${list1[*]}  "$(tput bold)" ${list2[*]} "$(tput sgr0)"

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