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how to change Xterm Background Color???

Last post: Wednesday, November 16, 2005 10:49 AM by Flying Monkey, 1 reply

 
Wednesday, November 16, 2005 12:11 AM - tangac

how to change Xterm Background Color???

 
Hi, how can I changed the background of every xterm window to black and foreground to white? Thanks!
Wednesday, November 16, 2005 10:49 AM - Flying Monkey

Re: how to change Xterm Background Color???

 
Try using the following command:

xterm -ls -fg white -bg black -display $DISPLAY

Or if you want to make this change permanent. Add the following lines to $HOME/.Xdefaults:

! Defaults for all xterm clients
XTerm*background: black
XTerm*foreground: white
XTerm*highlightColor: red