DUB colored output proposal/showcase

Jacob Carlborg doob at me.com
Tue Jun 19 19:22:09 UTC 2018

On 2018-06-09 00:45, gdelazzari wrote:

> Actually, I was thinking about that too. In fact, what if a user is
> using a "classic" dark-background theme on macOS's terminal? Or another
> terminal which by default uses a dark background, like the one mentioned
> above? He would get all the colors and the text contrast messed up if I
> put a different color scheme for macOS only. The only valid option would
> be to check the background color of the terminal, but I don't think
> that's possible at all in a standardized way, unless someone can prove
> me wrong. That would be cool.

As I mentioned, I think the only way to do this is to avoid using white 
and black colors and assume all other colors (at least the standard 
ones) work with the selected theme. For regular text, reset to the 
default foreground color instead of explicitly using black or white.

/Jacob Carlborg

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