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A xterm-256color based TERMINFO that adds the escape sequences for italic
# A xterm-256color based TERMINFO that adds the escape sequences for italic.
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# Install:
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# tic xterm-256color-italic.terminfo
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# Usage:
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# export TERM=xterm-256color-italic
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xterm-256color-italic|xterm with 256 colors and italic,
sitm=\E[3m, ritm=\E[23m,
use=xterm-256color,
@szurcher
szurcher commented Mar 6, 2014

Thanks for this!

@bric3
bric3 commented May 12, 2015

Note if you do SSH, environment may be passed on the remote and it will probable don't know this terminal. A possible solution on the local host is to alias ssh

alias ssh="TERM=xterm-256color ssh"
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