Re: changin XTerm colors
On Sun, 13 Nov 2005, Andreas Rippl wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 12, 2005 at 08:58:23AM -0800, John L Fjellstad wrote:
> > I tried to change the XTerm colors by putting these lines in my
> > ~/.Xresources file:
> > XTerm*Background: black
> > XTerm*Foreground: white
> > But it has no effect. Anyone know what the problem is?
u forgot, didn't know (?) to do:
xrdb -merge ~/.Xresources
( it's buried in the docs too )
and now for fun ..
- try changing the fonts
- than colorize your prompts
- or add /home/rippl# to the title bar
- or gazillion billion other silly options
> alias xterm='xterm -bg black -fg white'
> has always worked fine.
it'd better :-)