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Old 09-07-2003, 12:14 AM   #1
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Post default console color

Hi all,

could someone tell me :
how can I change my default console background color?

till here, I was only able to change my prompt with:

echo -e '\E[37;44m'

but it keeps the default black background, where no text is echoed/typed....


Old 09-07-2003, 12:19 AM   #2
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By console I mean (no xterm),
only a plain ssh/bash session (slackware9)
using the nice putty ssh/telnet client...


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