Yeah that was after logging off and what not and it was running xt5250 in xterm. And it does change the cursor color just nothing else. Anyway you got my big question answered (the keymap) Thanks Matt -----Original Message----- From: James Rich [mailto:email@example.com] Sent: Tuesday, November 06, 2001 3:19 PM To: 'firstname.lastname@example.org' Subject: RE: [LINUX5250] HOWTO keymap seperate users On Tue, 6 Nov 2001, Egan, Matt B. (Artco) wrote: > So is that were I would do custom colors? > > Just playin I tried this > > xt5250*background: Blue > xt5250*foreground: White > xt5250*cursorColor: Red > > didn't seem to have any affect on anything but the cursor did I do it wrong > or is that just the way it is (I was going for the patriotic look) Hmm... I haven't tried this (but this is a good thing to add to the HOWTO). What you have seems right. Maybe you need to log out (of your UNIX machine) and log back in? And I assume you are using xt5250 running in a real xterm and not tn5250 on the console? James Rich email@example.com _______________________________________________ This is the Linux 5250 Development Project (LINUX5250) mailing list To post a message email: LINUX5250@midrange.com To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/linux5250 or email: LINUX5250firstname.lastname@example.org Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/linux5250.