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Re: Bold/bright colors don't work as background.

Subject: Re: Bold/bright colors don't work as background.
From: "Josh Rickmar"
Date: Thu, 19 Mar 2009 15:00:38 -0400 EDT
On Thu, March 19, 2009 1:30 pm, Keith Roberts wrote:
> On Wed, 18 Mar 2009, Josh Rickmar wrote:
>> To: [email protected]
>> From: Josh Rickmar <[email protected]>
>> Subject: Bold/bright colors don't work as background.
>> I am trying to create my own color scheme for Midnight Commander, but
>> am having some trouble with the colors.  When setting the background
>> color for "normal" (normal, dnormal, helpnormal, etc.), it seems to only
>> work when using the "regular" version of the color, not the bold or
>> bright variant.  For example, I want to set the background of my dialogs
>>  (dnormal) to gray (the "bold" version of black), but it uses black
>> instead.  Likewise, if I use "white" (the bright variant), then it will
>> use "lightgray" instead (the regular terminal white).
>> Is this a bug in mc, or this intentional?
>> I am using Midnight Commander 4.6.2 built from FreeBSD ports.  It's
>> currently built against ncurses, but if that is causing the problem, I
>> can use a different library instead.
> Hi Josh. What OS are you running mc on?
> Keith

I'm using FreeBSD.

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