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Old 02-27-2002, 07:24 PM   #1
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Font, Colors, BG Images for Terminal in KDE (RH 7.1

How do I configure these things? I can use xterm -bg <color> and commands like that from the terminal but is just opens another window. Do I enter those comands in the .bashrc to make them permanent?

Thanks Noffy

Actually now that it is too late I added the xterm line to the .bashrc. that was bad.

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Old 02-28-2002, 09:43 AM   #2
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This can't be that hard

I am pretty sure this is configurable. Come on guys give some help. I am trying to make my terminal window either transparent or have some kind of background image. Can someone please reply?
Old 02-28-2002, 09:58 AM   #3
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If you'd like an xterm to be invoked with certain preferences by default, look into your home directory for .Xdefaults and make your adjustment there.

Note that you're gonna need to do a little research on X's command database (I believe that's what it draws from).


XTerm*scrollBar: false

will invoke xterm with no scrollbars by default.

You may have to restart X once you amke the changes.

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