Terminal Guide

Change/Read Cursor Color

ESC1B ]5D 1231 32 ;3b text ESC1B \5C

Change/Read special cursor color.

Use text as color description to set the cursor color.

For supported color formats see change/read palette color.

TODO this color can not reliably restored to original state by reading this and later setting this to the read value. (at least vte and xterm; it has a special unset internal flag)

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xterm ( )

xterm supports falling through into change/read pointer inlet color when given additional ;3b  separated colors.

TODO document effect of reverse display colors