[neomutt-users] Fwd: Neomutt and OS X terminal: Can't get color to show in Terminal

Russ Urquhart russurquhart1 at verizon.net
Sat Mar 3 04:35:53 CET 2018

Hi Andrew,

> On Mar 2, 2018, at 9:25 PM, Andrew Sullivan <ajs at anvilwalrusden.com> wrote:
> Hmm. The currently-working mac is a brew system, but the other (whose video died recently) was a macports system and had the same version. I've never heard of this issue before. Are you using terminal, not xterm?

Yes I am, under OS X Sierra, using terminal. I also tested under iTerm. Same result.

>  Some xterm arrangements make them 2-bit only, though I can't recall that in any recent OS X release.

What is the settings for your OS X Terminal? Xterm, xterm16, xterm256?

> Have you run with the debug levels turned up?  I have found that very helpful especially on Mac. Maybe it can't see your .muttrc and is falling back.all

I’d have to uninstall, then reinstall with debug set. I may try that soon!



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