Re: Changing cursor color in (non-GUI) vim
- * Bernhard Walle <bernhard.walle@...> [2008-02-02 23:29]:
> * Mika Fischer <mf+vim@...> [2008-02-02 23:16]:Ah, thanks for the hint. This almost works, in that it works for every
> > is it possible to change vim's cursor color when using the terminal
> > version of vim?
> I think this is not possible. You have to change the cursor color in
> the terminal application. Which terminal do you use? For example it's
> simple to change the cursor color in xterm by setting a X
> ressource (in the file ~/.Xdefaults or ~/.Xresources):
> XTerm*cursorColor: #FFFF42
cursor color except Black (I'm using a black on white terminal). When I
set cursorColor to Black, it behaves just as before, always reversing
foreground and background. A simple workaround is to use Gray1, which is
> GNOME and KDE should have GUI settings.Actually I'm using gnome-terminal, but the cursor color is not
configurable there. Maybe I'll switch to xterm. The one thing that keeps
me using gnome-terminal is that I can right-click on links and open them
in my browser, which I use extensively and would miss in xterm.
I guess you just can't have everything...
Thanks a lot for the info!
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