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Re: why vim on xterm has only 2 colors ?

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  • hemant sharma
    try term=dtterm i got it to work that way. And using PuttyTel to telnet into solaris from NT works very well. You can avoid xterm, Exceed etc altogether. ...
    Message 1 of 10 , Jun 27, 2001
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      try term=dtterm
      i got it to work that way.
      And using PuttyTel to telnet into solaris from NT
      works very well. You can avoid xterm, Exceed etc altogether.

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Or Freund" <sorfreun@...>
      To: "Micha Berdichevsky" <mberdich@...>
      Cc: <vim@...>
      Sent: Wednesday, June 27, 2001 11:16 AM
      Subject: Re: why vim on xterm has only 2 colors ?


      > HOSTTYPE=sun4
      > VENDOR=sun
      > OSTYPE=solaris
      > MACHTYPE=sparc
      > 1) how can I determine my xterm version?
      > 2) how can I found out if the xterm can handle colors
      > 3) I don't know if it relates the xterm capability but I CAN define the
      > xterm bg/fg cursor colors etc. ........
      >
      >
      > Micha Berdichevsky wrote:
      > >
      > > Which machine do you use?
      > > Which xterm version?
      > > You may need a newer xterm.
      > >
      > > On Wed, 27 Jun 2001, Or Freund wrote:
      > > > 1).I am using Tcsh , therefore (I think it is not recognize as I tried
      > > > it)
      > > > 2) On bash when I tried it didn't help ! nothing occurred ! sane 2
      > > > colors
      > > > 3) on Tcsh I tried the next 2 commands :
      > > > set TERM=xterm-color
      > > > or
      > > > setenv TERM xterm-color
      > > > and there it is not working too.
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > Thomas Hurst wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > On Wed, 27 Jun 2001 15:23:35 +0300, Or Freund wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > > I am using vim with xterm , and I have only 2 colors
      > > > >
      > > > > export TERM=xterm-color
      > > > > --
      > > > > Thomas 'Freaky' Hurst - freak@... - http://www.aagh.net/
      > > >
      > >
      > > --
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