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I am wondering if I can change font, size and colors of text, with awk?

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Hello,

On Sun, 5 Oct 2003 09:09:02 +0200, Stephane Collas wrote:
> I am wondering if I can change font, size and colors of text, with awk?

unfortunately, such a question cannot be answered.

Sorry,
Stepan Kasal

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kasal
10/5/2003 9:47:26 AM
In article <blog21$la4$1@news-reader4.wanadoo.fr>,
Stephane Collas <stephane.collas@wanadoo.fr> wrote:
% I am wondering if I can change font, size and colors of text, with awk?

I wrote a program that takes some text and generates an RTF file with the
text colour changing from one colour to another. This was in response
to an e-mail thread in which several people had taken to responding in
different colours, and saying my response in blue' my response in
red' and on and on, until some management type said could we stop
with all the colours?' So I responded in a gradiant from light
steel blue to chartreuse or something like that. I don't know why
people don't like outlook...

BEGIN {
if (ARGC != 2) {
print "usage: gradrtf msgfile"
exit 1
}

split(ARGV[1], o, /\./)

outf = o[1] ".rtf"
len = 0
lines = 0
}

END {
from = ENVIRON["FROM"]
to = ENVIRON["TO"]

if (!from) from = "255.0.0"
if (!to) to = "0.0.255"

split(from, f, /\./)
split(to, t, /\./)

# initial r,g,b and deltas
r = f[1]; g = f[2]; b = f[3]
rd = (t[1] - f[1])/fl
gd = (t[2] - f[2])/fl
bd = (t[3] - f[3])/fl

print "{\\rtf1\\ansi\\ansicpg1252 {\\colortbl;" > outf

cc = 1

for (i = 1; i <= fl; i++) {
printf "\\red%d\\green%d\\blue%d;\n", r, g, b >> outf
r += rd
g += gd
b += bd
}
print "}" >> outf

c = 1
for (i = 1; i <= nl; i++) {
ll = length(l[i])
for (j = 1; j <= ll; j++) {
printf "\\cf%d %s", cc++, substr(l[i], j, 1) >> outf
}
printf "\n " >> outf
}

print "}}" >> outf
}
{
fl += length
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