mutt has no colors.

Ken Moffat ken at
Mon Apr 19 13:55:26 PDT 2004

On Mon, 19 Apr 2004, Oliver Brakmann wrote:

> On Mon, 2004-04-19 17:53, Christian H. Kuhn wrote...
> > mutt in a KDE-console is only black and white, while it has colors in a
> > console.
> What's the output of "echo $TERM"?
> Should be xterm-color, not just xterm.
> Bye,
> Oliver

 If in doubt, add it to .bashrc or whatever that is sourcing

if [ $TERM = "xterm" ]; then
	export TERM=xterm-color

 then all you'll have to do is tweak your resources to get colours you

 das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce

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