Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 104743
ls --color should use terminfo database
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:57:40 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.01; Windows 98;)
Description of problem:
Instead of having literal escape codes specified in
terminals-specific environment, terminfo compatible
color codes should be used instead. Then it is a
simple matter of ensuring that the correct 'setb'
or 'setf' settings are set in the relevent terminfo
After all, that is exactly what the terminfo database
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Read /etc/profile.d/colorls.* and groan.
Actual Results: Use terminfo.
Expected Results: Use terminfo.
I don't know much about terminfo. Would you care to give me an example patch?
I think it's the DIRCOLORS file you are talking about?
No feedback; closing.