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Re: [trinity-users] xterm settings in r14

From: dep <dep@...>
Date: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 21:37:15 -0500
said Michele Calgaro:
| On 12/22/2014 07:47 AM, Timothy Pearson wrote:
| >> Hi,
| >>
| >> I would ask, if there is a reason, why the xterm in r14 starts with
| >> black foreground and black background, which may only suitable for
| >> blinds and can best read with braille devices?
| >>
| >> Rolf
| >
| > I noticed that as well; I'm not sure why this happens.  Perhaps a bug
| > report is in order so that we don't lose track of this for our next
| > SRU?
| >
| > Tim
|
| On my system (Debian/Jessie), xterm starts with black background and
| white fonts, perfectly readable. Not sure if the problem is Ubuntu
| related or X-related.

an inadvertent experiment here. on my notebook machine, which was happy to 
upgrade to ubuntu 14.04, it's white with black text. but on the desktop 
machine, which didn't want to go to 14.04 from 12.04 but did take R14, 
it's still white text on a black background. 
-- 
dep

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