Re: [misc] [PATCH] Default (white) as foreground colour
- Date: Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:05:12 +0100
- From: Lukas Fleischer <lfleischer@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [misc] [PATCH] Default (white) as foreground colour
On Wed, 06 Dec 2017 at 11:23:36, Lars Henriksen wrote:
> > I like the overall idea of this patch. However, is there any reason for
> > making white a special case as well? We cannot assume that white is the
> > "default foreground color". I, myself, am using a black on white
> > terminal and others might be using green on black or even more exotic
> > combinations.
> Yes, you are right. This requires more testing on my part. I really should
> have tried this out with other default values than white on black, and
> white should not be treated differently.
> Do you use default on default with the default values determined by the
> terminal emulator?
Nope, I usually use blue on default (i.e. blue on white). I can still
test "default on default" with your patch applied, of course.