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Bug 2493 - setterm permits only first 8 of 16 colors in background
setterm permits only first 8 of 16 colors in background
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: setconsole (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Cristian Gafton
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Reported: 1999-05-03 01:21 EDT by serge
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-07-02 18:41:16 EDT
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Description serge 1999-05-03 01:21:04 EDT
settem program does not provide for all
16 colors in the background. Only the first dark
8 colors can be set. The bright backgriound colors
are unavailable i.e yellow, graylt_blue, etc
Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-06-30 12:58:59 EDT
This issue has been forwarded to a developer for further action.
Comment 2 Cristian Gafton 1999-07-02 18:41:59 EDT
this is how it is supposed to be.

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