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 The Grumpy Editor's guide to terminal emulators

"But first: a word on color in terminal emulators; this is a subject on which your editor can get truly grumpy. Many developers have jumped into adding color support to terminal-oriented applications with little regard for basic human factors and usability. A usable terminal should not look like the Las Vegas strip at night. Color usage, to be effective, must be subtle and carefully thought out. In particular:"
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 (Submitted by Noel Fri Jun 18, 2004 )

  


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