White-on-black terminal should be default

Timo Aaltonen tjaalton at cc.hut.fi
Sat Mar 6 08:35:37 UTC 2010

On Sat, 6 Mar 2010, Martin Pitt wrote:

> Chris Jones [2010-03-06  9:52 +1000]:
>> Although I'm an avid fan of a white-on-black terminal theme and agree that
>> it should be the default, I'm not going to add to the argument even more
>> than what's necessary.
> It's not necessary indeed -- the new default theme in Lucid for
> terminals is white-on-black (well, some slightly different colors, but
> in principle).
> But oh well, easy enough to fix that to an ergonomically sane
> black-on-white again. :-)

White is way too bright for me. Gray-on-black ftw! :)

Timo Aaltonen
Systems Specialist
IT Services, Aalto University School of Science and Technology

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