I'm quite happy Maven 3.5.0 has added color logging!
With earlier versions of maven, I used Jean-Christophe Guy's excellent maven-color extension. On Windows that involved some manual hacking of my maven installation, but on Mac, it was trivial with homebrew.
So now I'm getting color output from maven out of the box. Except when I don't.
You see, this new feature relies on the good JAnsi library And JAnsi presently has an issue with color on Cygwin. When I'm at home Cygwin is my mainstay, used on my gaming-cum-programming rig, so this is significant to me. What is…