Re: [code] [textadept] How to set "bright" ansi colors as background color in curses mode?

From: Mitchell <m.att.foicica.com>
Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2013 11:02:44 -0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Robert,

On Mon, 10 Jun 2013, Robert wrote:

> Mitchell,
>
> On Mon, Jun 10, 2013 at 4:07 PM, Mitchell <m.att.foicica.com> wrote:
>>> property['color.black'] = 0x362b00
>>> (a 'solarized' background color) displays as light gray.
>>>
>>> Since Pete posted a curses screenshot this should be possible, shouldn't
>>> it?
>>>
>>> In case it matters, my term setting:
>>> $ echo $TERM
>>> xterm-256color
>>
>>
>> The *themes/term.lua* file has light color variants that work for your
>> terminal setting. You can then change your styles to be non-bold if you
>> prefer.
>
> That's what I used to work around the problem below, but, can I define
> a new terminal color theme or are only the set colors possible at the
> moment?

Sorry I misunderstood. You cannot use any more than 16 colors, even if
your terminal supports 256 colors. You must change your terminal's display
of the standard 16 colors. Textadept/Scinterm's color set is static.

Cheers,
Mitchell

-- 
You are subscribed to code.att.foicica.com.
To change subscription settings, send an e-mail to code+help.att.foicica.com.
To unsubscribe, send an e-mail to code+unsubscribe.att.foicica.com.
Received on Mon 10 Jun 2013 - 11:02:44 EDT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0 : Tue 11 Jun 2013 - 06:26:15 EDT