Eric's Build Output Colorizer
Eric's Build Output Colorizer is a fork of the excellent Build Output Colorizer from Steve Bush. It applies syntax highlighting to the VSCode Output window, restoring colors to build diagnostics that (especially with CMake builds) are stripped away. It recognizes errors and warnings generated from the stdexec library and highlights them to make it easier to diagnose what is going wrong.
It also borrows code from Michael Barros'
Output Link To File
to turn output strings like
This extension associates syntax highlighting rules to the Output window scope, and uses regexes to select and highlight patterns that are probably error/warning diagnostics.
It also uses regexes to find references to the source code and turn them into clickable links.
This extensions should not have any prerequisites or requirements. The highlighting rules should work with any theme, but the colors are not theme-based (though they are customizable via settings).
This extension changes the default for
This also allows for customization to your preferences.
This extension has a quite limited set of syntax highlighting rules since normally the objective of compiler diagnostics is to draw the user's eye to the highest priority items.
Contributions or suggestions for improvement are welcome. Please raise an issue at the extension's repository.