James McCarthy wrote:
> I've been using Gnome terminal for a while since that is what's default
> (in work & my home desktop) however I'm having issues with colours &
> keys on some apps.
>> My question is which terminal would you recommend & why (xterm or Gnome
>> I'm looking for something that's going to be supported across multiple
> Unix platforms (really just OpenSolaris & Linux). With colour support
> and standard key bindings.
>> Please forgive my apparent noobness, but my terminal is something that I
> guess I've just taken for granted.
What colour issues have you been having?
gnome-terminal supports 256 colours, and one can
customize the palette of the standard 16 colours.
konsole supports 65536 colours, though I'm not
sure whether that is readily available on OpenSolaris?
I wrote a few notes on terminal colours here:
Also gnome-terminal binds quite few keys, so
again could you describe what issues you're having?
Personally I just use the following:
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