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Old 06-21-2001, 05:51 AM   #1
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need to know system command to change text color

can any body tell me the system commands that can change the foreground color of the terminal.
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Old 06-21-2001, 10:05 PM   #2
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If you're talking about the virtual consoles the command is setterm -foreground color .

Put the color you want in place of color , but there is a catch. You can only select the colors that are available. Do a man setterm to see the colors you can choose.
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It also might help to know what terminal program you're using. Or are you talking about the console without X?


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