When running command-line Mercurial with the color extension on, the colors appear as expected in the Windows command prompt (
cmd.exe). However, in cygwin the colors are appearing as the underlying ANSI codes (for example:
When I searched for a solution, it seemed it's more common for colors to work in cygwin but not in command prompt. Have I forgotten to install something useful in cygwin that would activate display of colors?
I experience the problem on both a Windows 7 64-bit and a Vista 32-bit machine. I've tried both
tcsh shells. I can see colors in both shells if I do something like