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ATERM(1)			    X Tools			      ATERM(1)

NAME
       aterm (Afterstep	XVT) - a VT102 emulator	for the	X window system

SYNOPSIS
       aterm [options] [-e command [ args ]]

DESCRIPTION
       aterm,  version	1.0.0,	is  a colour vt102 terminal emulator, based on
       rxvt 2.4.8 with Alfredo Kojima's	additions of  fast  transparency,  in-
       tended as an xterm(1) replacement for users who do not require features
       such as Tektronix 4014 emulation	and toolkit-style configurability.  As
       a result, aterm uses much less swap space -- a significant advantage on
       a machine serving many X	sessions.

       It was created with AfterStep Window Manger users in mind, but  is  not
       tied to any libraries, and can be used anywhere.

OPTIONS
       The  aterm  options  (mostly a subset of	xterm's) are listed below.  In
       keeping with the	smaller-is-better philosophy, options  may  be	elimi-
       nated or	default	values chosen at compile-time, so options and defaults
       listed may not accurately reflect the version installed on your system.

       Note that aterm permits the resource name to be used as	a  long-option
       (--/++  option)	so  the	potential command-line options are far greater
       than those listed.  For example:	`aterm --loginShell --color1 Orange'.

       -help, --help
	      Print out	a message describing available options.

       -version, --version
	      Print out	a version with/without list of available options.

       -display	displayname
	      Attempt to open a	window on the named X display  (-d  still  re-
	      spected).	  In the absence of this option, the display specified
	      by the DISPLAY environment variable is used.

       -geometry geom
	      Window geometry (-g still	respected); resource geometry.

       -rv|+rv
	      Turn on/off simulated reverse video; resource reverseVideo.

       -bg colour
	      Window background	colour;	resource background.

       -fg colour
	      Window foreground	colour;	resource foreground.

       -pixmap:	file[;geom]
	      Specify image file for the background and	also optionally	 spec-
	      ify geometry of the image	to be cut out of original image, to be
	      used as background, with a geometry string.  Note	you  may  need
	      to  add  quotes to avoid special shell interpretation of the `;'
	      in the command-line; resource backgroundPixmap.

       -mst: name
	      Specify the name of the Afterstep	MyStyle	to be used as the base
	      of  aterm's  look.  ForeColor,  BackColor, Font, BackPixmap (all
	      texture options) will be used from  MyStyle  definition,	unless
	      some  other  command  line option	is specifyed for the same set-
	      ting.  For example -fn  will  override  MyStyle  Font.  This  is
	      available	 only  if  used	 with AfterStep	1.9.28 or later	and if
	      compiled with AfterStep libraries	support	(  --enable-afterstep-
	      lib).  resource MyStyle.

       -tr|+tr
	      Turn  on/off  pseudo  transparency mode. In this mode aterm will
	      use part of root background as it's  own	background,  emulating
	      see-through effect; resource transparent.

       -trsb|+trsb
	      Turn on/off pseudo transparent scrollbar.	Works the same as -tr;
	      resource transpscrollbar.

       -tint color
	      Turn on pseudo transparency background tinting. Tinting  can  be
	      done fast	and slow way. In fast way it will be done by combining
	      of background color with tinting color using  logical  function.
	      This  function  defaults	to  AND,  and  it can be changed using
	      -tinttype	option - see below.   In  general  solid  colors  like
	      Blue, Red, Green,	Cyan, Magenta, Yellow are good,	but you	should
	      experiment with it for each background you have.	 True  tinting
	      is  more memory and CPU hungry - tinted copy of background image
	      will be created every time you move/resize window. It alows  for
	      more  smooth  tinting thou.  You need to build it	with --enable-
	      transparency=yes or --enable-background-imageyes option,	to  be
	      able to use this feature.	 resource tinting.

       -sh amount
	      This  option  allows  for	darkening/lightening of	the background
	      image amount is the %value of the	desired	brightness, where  100
	      is  the  original.   if  amount is less then 100 - image will be
	      darkened.	 if amount is less then	0 or more  then	 100  -	 image
	      will  be	lightened.   Lightening	can cause some strange looking
	      effects if applied on bright image.  This	option causes aterm to
	      create  shaded/lightened copy of the background -	it's more mem-
	      ory cosuming as the result. It does not  make  much  difference,
	      though,  if  applied  on	non transparent	background image.  re-
	      source shading.

       -fade amount
	      This option allows for darkening/lightening of colors when aterm
	      is  loosing  focus.  amount is the %value	of the desired bright-
	      ness, where 100 is the original.	if amount is less then	100  -
	      colors  will be darkened.	 if amount is less then	0 or more then
	      100 - colors will	 be  lightened.	  Lightening  can  cause  some
	      strange  looking	effects	if applied on bright colors.  This op-
	      tion causes aterm	to use more colors, as the result it  is  dis-
	      abled  by	default. Use --enable-fading ./configure option	to en-
	      able it.	resource fading.

       -bgtype type
	      Specify type of the transformation to be performed on background
	      image.  Possible	types are : tile - plain vanilla tiling	of the
	      image.  scale - original image will be  scaled  to  the  aterm's
	      size,  every  time  you  resize window.  scalev -	original image
	      will be scaled to	the aterm's height only, every time you	resize
	      window.	scaleh	- original image will be scaled	to the aterm's
	      width only, every	time you resize	window.	 center	- original im-
	      age  will	 be  centered  in aterm's window.  notile - background
	      color will be padded to image's right/bottom to make it the same
	      size as window is.  notileh - background color will be padded to
	      image's right to make it the same	width as window	is.  notilev -
	      background color will be padded to image's bottom	to make	it the
	      same height as window is.	      cut - aterm background  will  be
	      cut  out	of the source image, as	if this	source image was tiled
	      across the root window. The portion of the image that  lies  un-
	      derneath	of window will be used.	  If AfterStep Pager, asetroot
	      or Esetroot where	used to	set the	root image, then  this	option
	      can  be  used  in	 conjunction with -tr option.  In this case it
	      will do mentioned	transformations	to the root pixmap.   and  use
	      it as aterm's background.	 resource backgroundType.

       -txttype	type
	      Allows  you to specify logical function to be used when display-
	      ing text.	That will cause	aterm to logically combine  text  with
	      background  pixels.  That	only works with	transparent background
	      and background image. Possible values  are  :  and,  andReverse,
	      andInverted, xor,	or, nor, invert, equiv,	invert,	orReverse, or-
	      Inverted,	nand; resource textType.

       -tinttype type
	      Allows you to specify logical function to	be used	 when  tinting
	      transparent  background. That will cause aterm to	logically com-
	      bine text	with background	pixels.	NOTE:  If  shading  option  is
	      used,  or	 background image is specifyed - true type will	always
	      be used.	That works with	bpth transparent background and	 back-
	      ground image.  Possible values are :

	      Fast  tinting  options  :	and, andReverse, andInverted, xor, or,
	      nor, invert, equiv, invert, orReverse, orInverted, nand,

	      Slow tinting: true - will	do "true" tinting -  that  means  that
	      background  pixel's RGB components will be decreased proportion-
	      aly to the RGB components	of specified tinting  color;  resource
	      tintingType.

       -cr colour
	      The cursor colour; resource cursorColor.

       -pr colour
	      The mouse	pointer	colour;	resource pointerColor.

       -bd colour
	      The  colour  of  the  border between the xterm scrollbar and the
	      text; resource borderColor.

       -bl number
	      This option specifies that aterm should askwindow	manager	to not
	      have a border around term's window; resource borderLess.

       -bw number
	      This  option  specifies  the  width in pixels of the border sur-
	      rounding the window; resource borderWidth.

       -fn fontname
	      Main normal text font; resource font.

       -fb fontname
	      Main bold	text font; resource boldFont.

       -fm fontname
	      Main multicharacter font;	resource mfont.

       -ib width
	      Width of the internal border in pixels; resource internalBorder.

       -km mode
	      Multiple-character font-set encoding mode;  eucj:	 EUC  Japanese
	      encoding.	  sjis:	 Shift JIS encoding; resource multichar_encod-
	      ing.

       -grk mode
	      Greek keyboard translation; iso: ISO-8859	mapping.  ibm: IBM-437
	      mapping; resource	greek_keyboard.

       -name name
	      Specify the application name under which resources are to	be ob-
	      tained, rather than the  default	executable  file  name.	  Name
	      should  not  contain  `.'	or `*' characters.  Also sets the icon
	      and title	name.

       -ls|+ls
	      Start as a login-shell/sub-shell;	resource loginShell.

       -ut|+ut
	      Inhibit/enable writing a utmp entry; resource utmpInhibit.

       -vb|+vb
	      Turn on/off visual bell on receipt of a bell character; resource
	      visualBell.

       -sb|+sb
	      Turn on/off scrollbar; resource scrollBar.

       -si|+si
	      Turn  on/off  scroll-to-bottom  on  TTY output inhibit; resource
	      scrollTtyOutput has opposite effect.

       -sk|+sk
	      Turn on/off scroll-to-bottom on keypress;	resource scrollKey.

       -sr|+sr
	      Put scrollbar on right/left; resource scrollBar_right.

       -st|+st
	      Display  scrollbar  without/with	a  trough;  resource   scroll-
	      Bar_floating.

       -iconic
	      Start iconified, if the window manager supports that option.

       -sl number
	      Save number lines	in the scrollback buffer; resource saveLines.

       -tn termname
	      This option specifies the	name of	the terminal type to be	set in
	      the TERM environment variable. This terminal type	must exist  in
	      the termcap(5) database and should have li# and co# entries; re-
	      source termName.

       -e command [arguments]
	      Run the command with its command-line  arguments	in  the	 aterm
	      window; also sets	the window title and icon name to be the base-
	      name of the program being	executed if neither -title (-T)	nor -n
	      are  given on the	command	line.  If this option is used, it must
	      be the last on the command-line.	If there is no -e option  then
	      the  default  is to run the program specified by the SHELL envi-
	      ronment variable or, failing that, sh(1).

       -title text
	      Window title -T still respected);	the default title is the base-
	      name  of	the  program  specified	after the \f3\-e\fP option, if
	      any, otherwise the application name; resource title.

       -n text
	      Icon name; the default name is the basename of the program spec-
	      ified after the \f3\-e\fP	option,	if any,	otherwise the applica-
	      tion name; resource iconName.

       -C     Capture system console messages.

RESOURCES (available also as long-options)
       aterm accepts application defaults set in  XAPPLOADDIR/aterm  (compile-
       time  defined:  usually /etc/X11/Xresources/aterm) and resources	set in
       ~/.Xdefaults or ~/.Xresources.  Note that  when	reading	 X  resources,
       aterm  recognizes  two  class  names:  XTerm and	Aterm.	The class name
       XTerm allows resources common to	both aterm and xterm to	be easily con-
       figured,	 while	the class name Aterm allows resources unique to	aterm,
       notably colours and key-handling, to be shared between different	 aterm
       configurations.	 If no resources are specified,	suitable defaults will
       be used.	 Command-line arguments	can be used to override	resource  set-
       tings.  The following resources are allowed:

       geometry: geom
	      Create  the window with the specified X window geometry [default
	      80x24]; option -geometry.

       background: colour
	      Use the specified	colour as the window's background colour  [de-
	      fault White]; option -bg.

       foreground: colour
	      Use  the specified colour	as the window's	foreground colour [de-
	      fault Black]; option -fg.

       colorn: colour
	      Use the specified	colour for the colour value n, where 0-7  cor-
	      responds	to low-intensity (normal) colours and 8-15 corresponds
	      to high-intensity	(bold =	 bright	 foreground,  blink  =	bright
	      background)  colours.   The  canonical  names  are  as  follows:
	      0=black, 1=red, 2=green, 3=yellow,  4=blue,  5=magenta,  6=cyan,
	      7=white, but the actual colour names used	are listed in the COL-
	      ORS AND GRAPHICS section.

       colorBD:	colour
	      Use the specified	colour to display  bold	 characters  when  the
	      foreground colour	is the default.

       colorUL:	colour
	      Use  the	specified colour to display underlined characters when
	      the foreground colour is the default.

       cursorColor: colour
	      Use the specified	colour for the cursor.	The default is to  use
	      the foreground colour; option -cr.

       cursorColor2: colour
	      Use the specified	colour for the colour of the cursor text.  For
	      this to take effect, cursorColor must also  be  specified.   The
	      default is to use	the background colour.

       reverseVideo: boolean
	      True:  simulate  reverse	video  by  foreground  and  background
	      colours; option -rv, False: regular  screen  colours  [default];
	      option +rv.  See note in COLORS AND GRAPHICS section.

       scrollColor: colour
	      Use the specified	colour for the scrollbar [default #B2B2B2].

       troughColor: colour
	      Use  the	specified  colour for the scrollbar's trough area [de-
	      fault #969696].

       backgroundPixmap: file[;geom]
	      Use the specified	image file, and	cut the	area defined by	geome-
	      try string out of	it.

       MyStyle:	name
	      Specify the name of the Afterstep	MyStyle	to be used as the base
	      of aterm's look. ForeColor,  BackColor,  Font,  BackPixmap  (all
	      texture  options)	 will  be used from MyStyle definition,	unless
	      some other command line option is	specifyed for  the  same  set-
	      ting.   For  example  resource  font will	override MyStyle Font.
	      This is available	only if	used with AfterStep  1.9.28  or	 later
	      and  if compiled with AfterStep libraries	support	( --enable-af-
	      terstep-lib).

       transparent
	      Turn on/off pseudo transparency mode. In this  mode  aterm  will
	      use  part	 of  root background as	it's own background, emulating
	      see-through effect;

       tinting:	color
	      Turn on pseudo transparency background tinting. Tinting  can  be
	      done fast	and slow way. In fast way it will be done by combining
	      of background color with tinting color using  logical  function.
	      This  function  defaults	to  AND,  and  it can be changed using
	      -tinttype	option - see below.   In  general  solid  colors  like
	      Blue, Red, Green,	Cyan, Magenta, Yellow are good,	but you	should
	      experiment with it for each background you have.	 True  tinting
	      is  more memory and CPU hungry - tinted copy of background image
	      will be created every time you move/resize window. It alows  for
	      more  smooth  tinting thou.  You need to build it	with --enable-
	      transparency=yes or --enable-background-image=yes	option,	to  be
	      able to use this feature.

       -shading: amount
	      This  option  allows  for	darkening/lightening of	the background
	      image amount is the %value of the	desired	brightness, where  100
	      is  the  original.   if  amount is less then 100 - image will be
	      darkened.	 if amount is less then	0 or more  then	 100  -	 image
	      will  be	lightened.   Lightening	can cause some strange looking
	      effects if applied on bright image.  This	option causes aterm to
	      create  shaded/lightened copy of the background -	it's more mem-
	      ory cosuming as the result. It does not  make  much  difference,
	      though, if applied on non	transparent background image.

       backgroundType: type
	      Specify type of the transformation to be performed on background
	      image. Possible types are	: tile - plain vanilla tiling  of  the
	      image.   scale  -	 original  image will be scaled	to the aterm's
	      size, every time you resize window.   scalev  -  original	 image
	      will be scaled to	the aterm's height only, every time you	resize
	      window.  scaleh -	original image will be scaled to  the  aterm's
	      width only, every	time you resize	window.	 center	- original im-
	      age will be centered in aterm's  window.	 notile	 -  background
	      color will be padded to image's right/bottom to make it the same
	      size as window is.  notileh - background color will be padded to
	      image's right to make it the same	width as window	is.  notilev -
	      background color will be padded to image's bottom	to make	it the
	      same  height  as window is.	cut - aterm background will be
	      cut out of the source image, as if this source image  was	 tiled
	      across  the  root	window.	The portion of the image that lies un-
	      derneath of window will be used.	 If AfterStep Pager,  asetroot
	      or  Esetroot  where used to set the root image, then this	option
	      can be used in conjunction with -tr option.   In	this  case  it
	      will  do	mentioned transformations to the root pixmap.  and use
	      it as aterm's background.

       textType: type
	      Allows you to specify logical function to	be used	when  display-
	      ing  text.  That will cause aterm	to logically combine text with
	      background pixels. That only works with  transparent  background
	      and  background  image.  Possible	 values	are : and, andReverse,
	      andInverted, xor,	or, nor, invert, equiv,	invert,	orReverse, or-
	      Inverted,	nand.

       tintingType type
	      Allows  you  to specify logical function to be used when tinting
	      transparent background. That will	cause aterm to logically  com-
	      bine  text  with	background  pixels. NOTE: If shading option is
	      used, or background image	is specifyed - true type  will	always
	      be  used.	 That works with bpth transparent background and back-
	      ground image.  Possible values are :

	      Fast tinting options : and, andReverse,  andInverted,  xor,  or,
	      nor, invert, equiv, invert, orReverse, orInverted, nand,

	      Slow  tinting:  true  - will do "true" tinting - that means that
	      background pixel's RGB components	will be	decreased  proportion-
	      aly to the RGB components	of specified tinting color.

       menu: file[;tag]
	      Read  in	the specified menu file	(note the `.menu' extension is
	      optional)	and also optionally specify a starting	tag  to	 find.
	      See  the	reference  documentation for details on	the syntax for
	      the menuBar.

       path: path
	      Specify the colon-delimited search path for finding  files  (XPM
	      and  menus),  in addition	to the paths specified by the RXVTPATH
	      and PATH environment variables.

       font: fontname
	      Select the main text font	used [default 7x14]; option -fn.

       fontn: fontname
	      Specify the alternative font n.  The default font	values:

		     font:	7x14
		     font1:	6x10
		     font2:	6x13
		     font3:	8x13
		     font4:	9x15

       boldFont: fontname
	      Specify the name of the bold font	to use if colorBD has not been
	      specified	 and  it is not	possible to map	the default foreground
	      colour to	colour 8-15 [default NONE].  This  font	 must  be  the
	      same height and width as the normal font;	option -fb.

       mfont: fontname
	      Select the main multiple-character text font used	[default k14];
	      option -fk.

       mfontn: fontname
	      Specify the alternative multiple-character font n.  If  compiled
	      for  multiple-character  fonts, the Roman	and multiple-character
	      font sizes should	match.

       multichar_encoding: mode
	      Set the encoding mode to be used when multicharacter encoding is
	      received;	 eucj:	EUC  Japanese  encoding	 [default  for Kanji].
	      sjis: Shift JIS encoding.	 big5: BIG5 encoding; option -km.

       greek_keyboard: mode
	      Set the  Greek  keyboard	translation  mode  to  be  used;  iso:
	      ISO-8859	mapping	 (elot-928)  [default].	  ibm: IBM-437 mapping
	      (DOS codepage 737); option -grk.	Use Mode_switch	to toggle key-
	      board  input.   For  more	 details,  see	the  distributed  file
	      README.greek.

       title: text
	      Set window title string, the default title is  the  command-line
	      specified	after the -e option, if	any, otherwise the application
	      name; option -title.

       iconName: text
	      Set the name used	to label the window's icon or displayed	in  an
	      icon  manager  window, it	also sets the window's title unless it
	      is explicitly set; option	-n.

       mapAlert: boolean
	      True: de-iconify (map) on	receipt	of a bell  character.	False:
	      no de-iconify (map) on receipt of	a bell character [default].

       visualBell: boolean
	      True:  use  visual  bell	on receipt of a	bell character;	option
	      -vb.  False: no visual bell [default]; option +vb.

       loginShell: boolean
	      True: start as a login shell by prepending a `-' to  argv[0]  of
	      the  shell; option -ls.  False: start as a normal	sub-shell [de-
	      fault]; option +ls.

       utmpInhibit: boolean
	      True: inhibit writing record into	the system log file utmp;  op-
	      tion  -ut.   False:  write  record into the system log file utmp
	      [default]; option	+ut.

       print-pipe: string
	      Specify a	command	pipe for vt100 printer [default	lpr(1)].   Use
	      Print to initiate	a screen dump to the printer and Ctrl-Print or
	      Shift-Print to include the scrollback as well.

       scrollBar: boolean
	      True: enable the scrollbar [default]; option -sb.	  False:  dis-
	      able  the	 scrollbar;  option +sb.  Note that the	scrollbar type
	      (with/without arrows) is compile-time selected.

       smallfont_key: keysym
	      If enabled, use Alt-keysym to toggle to a	smaller	font  [default
	      Alt-<]

       bigfont_key: keysym
	      If  enabled,  use	Alt-keysym to toggle to	a bigger font [default
	      Alt->]

       saveLines: number
	      Save number lines	in the scrollback buffer [default 64];	option
	      -sl.

       termName: termname
	      Specifies	 the terminal type name	to be set in the TERM environ-
	      ment variable; option -tn.

       meta8: boolean
	      True: handle Meta	(Alt) +	keypress to set	the 8th	 bit.	False:
	      handle Meta (Alt)	+ keypress as an escape	prefix [default].

       modifier: string
	      Set  the	Meta  key  to be enabled by modifier Mod1, Mod2, Mod3,
	      Mod4 or Mod5.

       backspacekey: string
	      The string to send when the backspace key	is pressed.  If	set to
	      DEC  or  unset  it  will	send Delete (code 127) or, if shifted,
	      Backspace	(code 8) - which can be	reversed with the  appropriate
	      DEC private mode escape sequence.

       deletekey: string
	      The  string  to  send when the delete key	(not the keypad	delete
	      key) is pressed.	If unset it will send the sequence  tradition-
	      ally associated with the Execute key.

       cutchars: string
	      The  characters  used as delimiters for double-click word	selec-
	      tion.  The built-in default:
	      BACKSLASH	`"'&()*,;<=>?@[]{|}

       keysym.sym: string
	      Associate	string with keysym sym (0xFF00 - 0xFFFF).  It may con-
	      tain escape values (\a: bell, \b:	backspace, \e, \E: escape, \n:
	      newline, \r: return, \t: tab, \000:  octal  number)  or  control
	      characters  (^?: delete, ^@: null, ^A ...) and may enclosed with
	      double quotes so that it can start or end	with whitespace.   The
	      intervening  resource  name keysym. cannot be omitted.  This re-
	      source is	only available when compiled with KEYSYM_RESOURCE.

THE SCROLLBAR
       Lines of	text that scroll off the top of	the  aterm  window  (resource:
       saveLines)  and	can  be	 scrolled  back	using the scrollbar or by key-
       strokes.	 The normal aterm scrollbar has	arrows and  its	 behaviour  is
       fairly intuitive.  The xterm-scrollbar is without arrows	and its	behav-
       iour mimics that	of xterm. When build with  --enable-next-scroll	 aterm
       will  have  NeXT-ish scrollbars.	They look nicer	and easier in use, but
       have slightly larger size. Their	look and size can be tweaked  at  com-
       pile time by modifying parameters in rxvt.h.

       Scroll  down  with  Button1 (xterm-scrollbar) or	Shift-Next.  Scroll up
       with Button3 (xterm-scrollbar) or Shift-Prior.  Continuous scroll  with
       Button2.

MOUSE REPORTING
       To  temporarily	override  mouse	reporting, for either the scrollbar or
       the normal text selection/insertion, hold either	the Shift or the  Meta
       (Alt) key while performing the desired mouse action.

       If  mouse  reporting  mode  is active, the normal scrollbar actions are
       disabled	-- on the assumption that we are using a  fullscreen  applica-
       tion.   Instead,	 pressing  Button1 and Button3 sends ESC[6~ (Next) and
       ESC[5~ (Prior), respectively.  Similarly, clicking on the up  and  down
       arrows sends ESC[A (Up) and ESC[B (Down), respectively.

TEXT SELECTION AND INSERTION
       The  behaviour  of text selection and insertion mechanism is similar to
       xterm(1).

       Selection:
	      Left click at the	beginning of the region, drag to  the  end  of
	      the region and release; Right click to extend the	marked region;
	      Left double-click	to select a word; Left triple-click to	select
	      the entire line.

       Insertion:
	      Pressing and releasing the Middle	mouse button (or Shift-Insert)
	      in an aterm window causes	the current text selection to  be  in-
	      serted as	if it had been typed on	the keyboard.

CHANGING FONTS
       You  can	change fonts on-the-fly, which is to say cycle through the de-
       fault font and others of	 various  sizes,  by  using  Shift-KP_Add  and
       Shift-KP_Subtract.   Or,	 alternatively	(if  enabled)  with  Alt-> and
       Alt-<, where the	actual key can	be  selected  using  resources	small-
       font_key/bigfont_key.

LOGIN STAMP
       aterm  tries  to	write an entry into the	utmp(5)	file so	that it	can be
       seen via	the who(1) command, and	can accept messages.   To  allow  this
       feature,	aterm must be installed	setuid root on some systems.

COLORS AND GRAPHICS
       If  graphics  support was enabled at compile-time, aterm	can be queried
       with ANSI escape	sequences and can address individual pixels instead of
       text  characters.   Note	 the graphics support is still considered beta
       code.

       In addition to the default foreground and background colours, aterm can
       display up to 16	colours	(8 ANSI	colours	plus high-intensity bold/blink
       versions	of the same).  Here is	a  list	 of  the  colours  with	 their
       rgb.txt names.

       color0	      (black)		   = Black
       color1	      (red)		   = Red3
       color2	      (green)		   = Green3
       color3	      (yellow)		   = Yellow3
       color4	      (blue)		   = Blue3
       color5	      (magenta)		   = Magenta3
       color6	      (cyan)		   = Cyan3
       color7	      (white)		   = AntiqueWhite
       color8	      (bright black)	   = Grey25
       color9	      (bright red)	   = Red
       color10	      (bright green)	   = Green
       color11	      (bright yellow)	   = Yellow
       color12	      (bright blue)	   = Blue
       color13	      (bright magenta)	   = Magenta
       color14	      (bright cyan)	   = Cyan
       color15	      (bright white)	   = White
       foreground			   = Black
       background			   = White

       It  is  also possible to	specify	the colour values of foreground, back-
       ground, cursorColor, cursorColor2, colorBD, colorUL as a	 number	 0-15,
       as   a	convenient   shorthand	 to   reference	 the  colour  name  of
       color0-color15.

       Note that -rv ("reverseVideo: True") simulates reverse video by	always
       swapping	 the  foreground/background  colours.	This is	in contrast to
       xterm(1)	where the colours are only swapped if they have	not  otherwise
       been specified.	For example,

       aterm -fg Black -bg White -rv
	      would  yield  White  on  Black, while on xterm(1)	it would yield
	      Black on White.

ENVIRONMENT
       aterm sets the environment variables  TERM,  COLORTERM  and  COLORFGBG.
       The  environment	 variable WINDOWID is set to the X window id number of
       the aterm window	and it also uses and  sets  the	 environment  variable
       DISPLAY to specify which	display	terminal to use.  aterm	uses the envi-
       ronment variables ATERMPATH, then RXVTPATH and finally PATH to find XPM
       files.

FILES
       /etc/utmp
	      System file for login records.

       /usr/lib/X11/rgb.txt
	      Color names.

SEE ALSO
       xterm(1), sh(1),	resize(1), X(1), pty(4), tty(4), utmp(5)

       Cursor change support is	not yet	implemented.

       Click-and-drag doesn't work with	X11 mouse report overriding.

       Graphics	support	is fairly crude.

FTP LOCATION
       aterm-0.4.2.tar.gz   can	  be   found   at   the	 following  ftp	 sites
       ftp://ftp.afterstep.org/apps/aterm

CURRENT	PROJECT	COORDINATOR
       Project Coordinator
	      Sasha Vasko _sasha@aftercode.net_

       Web page	maintainter
	      Sasha Vasko _sasha@aftercode.net_
	      <http://www.afterstep.org/aterm>

       Online support
	      You can meet maintainers online, get support,  report  bugs  and
	      make  sugestions	on AfterStep IRC channel: #afterstep on	freen-
	      ode.net.

       Mailing list
	      Support for aterm	can be obtained	from  AfterStep	 mailing  list
	      http://mail.afterstep.org/mailman/listinfo/as-users/.

AUTHORS
       John Bovey
	      University of Kent, 1992,	wrote the original Xvt.

       Rob Nation _nation@rocket.sanders.lockheed.com_
	      very heavily modified Xvt	and came up with Rxvt

       Angelo Haritsis _ah@doc.ic.ac.uk_
	      wrote the	Greek Keyboard Input

       mj olesen _olesen@me.QueensU.CA_
	      Wrote the	menu system.
	      Project Coordinator (changes.txt 2.11 to 2.21)

       Oezguer Kesim _kesim@math.fu-berlin.de_
	      Project Coordinator (changes.txt 2.21a to	2.4.5)

       Geoff Wing _gcw@pobox.com_
	      Rewrote screen display and text selection	routines.
	      Project Coordinator (changes.txt 2.4.6 - )

       Sasha Vasko _sasha@aftercode.net_
	      branched rxvt with Alfredo Kojima	additions to aterm.

X Version 11			  05 July 05			      ATERM(1)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | OPTIONS | RESOURCES (available also as long-options) | THE SCROLLBAR | MOUSE REPORTING | TEXT SELECTION AND INSERTION | CHANGING FONTS | LOGIN STAMP | COLORS AND GRAPHICS | ENVIRONMENT | FILES | SEE ALSO | FTP LOCATION | CURRENT PROJECT COORDINATOR | AUTHORS

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