"Script places everything in the log file, including linefeeds and backspaces."
Binary package hint: bsdutils
From "man script":
Script places everything in the log file, including linefeeds and backspaces. This is not what the naive
It is easy to convert the output back into what the naive user expects. For example, the attached program, parses control characters and also most common xterm (and linuxterm) commands to produce a file very close to what the naive user expects. Perhaps such a program should be added and mentioned in the BUGS section?
Date: Sat May 17 18:12:42 2008
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.04
Package: bsdutils 1:2.13.1-5ubuntu2
Uname: Linux 2.6.24-16-generic i686