Re: Please explain color control sequences for terminal

From: Scott Lurndal (
Date: 10/01/03

Date: Wed, 01 Oct 2003 17:46:11 GMT

"Jeffrey Silverman" <> writes:
>Check out the file "/etc/sysconfig/init" on your typical redhat distro.
>It has some control sequences for changing terminal colors. These color
>changes are used on bootup (for the "OK" or "FAILED" messages) and when
>using /sbin/service (same as boot).
>Can anyone explain to me how they work, and/or where I can get a more
>definitive list of these control sequences?

bash$ infocmp $TERM
bash$ man terminfo


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