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I installed Solaris 10, but I want change the background terminal color to black. Is there any way to see my text in color mode with vi editor too?

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  • What terminal are you using? dtterm or any other? Jul 11, 2015 at 8:18
  • I use Gnome terminal.
    – Gohar
    Jul 11, 2015 at 9:08

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You can change the default colors of your terminal emulator, whether it is dtterm, gnome-terminal or even xterm (reverse-video), using its configuration menu.

Solaris 10 standard System V vi doesn't support syntax coloring. You need to install and use vim or elvis to get it.

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  • where is its option in gnome-treminal?
    – Gohar
    Jul 11, 2015 at 9:04
  • Should be somethng like: Right click / Profiles / Profile preferences / Colors
    – jlliagre
    Jul 11, 2015 at 9:05
  • there is nothing like this.
    – Gohar
    Jul 11, 2015 at 9:08
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    Then: Edit / Current Profile / Colors
    – jlliagre
    Jul 11, 2015 at 9:24

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