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Bug 2493 - setterm permits only first 8 of 16 colors in background
Summary: setterm permits only first 8 of 16 colors in background
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: setconsole
Version: 5.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Cristian Gafton
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-05-03 05:21 UTC by serge
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-07-02 22:41:16 UTC

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Description serge 1999-05-03 05:21:04 UTC
settem program does not provide for all
16 colors in the background. Only the first dark
8 colors can be set. The bright backgriound colors
are unavailable i.e yellow, graylt_blue, etc

Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-06-30 16:58:59 UTC
This issue has been forwarded to a developer for further action.

Comment 2 Cristian Gafton 1999-07-02 22:41:59 UTC
this is how it is supposed to be.

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