Remove color codes (special characters) with sed

sed -r "s/(\x1B|\033)(\(B|\[([0-9]{1,2}(;[0-9]{1,2})?)?[A-Z])//Ig"
This command builds upon some of the original commands posted here. Additions - The control sequence \x1b(B which selects the default character set ASCII. - Either the \x1B style escape sequence or the \033. - Case insensitivity by using 'I' to include \x1b, \x1B escapes and a-zA-Z in the latter part Tested extensively on makefile unbuffered output where the above additions proved necessary

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2018-03-08 00:49:39
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