On Mon 07 Aug 2017 at 15:10:45 +0200, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: > On Mon, Aug 07, 2017 at 01:33:20PM +0100, Brian wrote: > > [...] > > > Worth reading: /usr/share/doc/apt/examples/configure-index.gz > > > > Try: Dpkg::Progress-Fancy::progress-bg "%1b[40m" > > Yikes. Another one reinventing terminfo instead of relying on it. > > Those are usually breeding grounds for Orcs and Monsters. It works; no complaints from the OP. :) -- Brian.