here's a simple patch which parses out terminal escape sequences from jackdbus output and displays error messages as read when encountered.
Rui Nuno Capela
awesome! and i've made it oneliner :) well, i dropped the red coloring in the bumming anyway. hope it's ok
check that out on svn trunk rev.739 aka. qjackctl 0.3.9.3
holy thanks (late) giving?:)