No colours at all with ncurses and urxvt on FreeBSD 9.0-RC2
moritz at wzff.de
Fri Nov 25 17:58:23 UTC 2011
On Fri, Nov 25, 2011 at 08:19:15 -0500, Thomas Dickey wrote:
> well... rxvt-unicode-256color was the effect of the checkins for termcap.src
> for conf/152713 and conf/153164
> The earlier one suggests that the naming came from rxvt-unicode's sources.
> Checking that, it seems that the rxvt-unicode entry specifies 88 colors,
> while the rxvt-unicode-256color entry (close to rxvt-256color) does 256.
> However, the rxvt-unicode entry in FreeBSD was added for conf/117323,
> which equated it to rxvt-mono (no color), with some changes for function-keys.
> On the other hand, the rxvt entry uses color, which was overlooked in
> # Termcap entry for rxvt-unicode, taken from http://cvs.schmorp.de/rxvt-unicode/doc/rxvt.7.html#I_need_a_termcap_file_entry
> rxvt-unicode|rxvt-unicode terminal (X Window System):\
And I already wondered why it was so short..
> rxvt|rxvt terminal emulator (X Window System):\
> Following the clue from the comment, the example using no color was present
> in rxvt.7 until it was removed in version 9.05 of rxvt-unicode. The current
> documentation contains no examples (the termcap/terminfo are only separate
This sounds like a bug in FreeBSD's default termcap. Should I file a PR?
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