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Damned color xterms ...

I used to have this problem to some extent (since I used some of your 
scripts :-). I had my xterms come up in random colors. One of the things 
I did was to check for bad color combinations and reset the colors in the 
On 21 Jun 2000, at 13:08, John Chambers wrote:

> A number of recent linuces seem to  have  the  color  xterm
> substituted  for  the  old two-color xterm.  The inevitable
> result is that, no matter what background color I  seem  to
> use,  some  programs seem to be very good at finding colors
> that are unreadable.

Jerry Feldman <gaf at>
Associate Director
Boston Linux and Unix user group
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