[Urwid] color problem on linux tty1

Sitti Amarittapark sitti at pancetera.com
Tue Jul 20 14:13:51 EDT 2010


Hi Muhammad,

I forgot to mentioned that the palette test application can use all 256
colors when I run it remotely using ssh. However the color palette becomes
very limitted when I run it directly on it's console.

Thanks,
-Sitti

On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 8:14 AM, Muhammad Ammar <mammar at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> may be following link will help
> http://excess.org/urwid/wiki/DisplayAttributes
>
> Regards,
>
> On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 5:29 AM, Sitti Amarittapark <sitti at pancetera.com>wrote:
>
>> Hi all,
>>
>> I my application runs on linux tty1 and so far I can use only a limited
>> set of 8 colors:
>>
>> brown, dark red, dark magenta, dark blue, dark cyan, dark green, white and
>> black.
>>
>> These are pretty much I can get out off the palette test application. I
>> would like to have an option to use a light or drak gray, but I can't have
>> them. I think that I must be some incorrect settings, but not sure where to
>> look. My tty application is mingetty and the distribution base is Fedora-9.
>>
>> Thanks a lot,
>> -Sitti
>>
>>
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