setterm syntax changed

Felix Miata mrmazda at
Thu Jun 26 07:03:46 UTC 2014

On 2014-06-25 23:54 (GMT-0700) Samuel Sieb composed:

> Felix Miata wrote:

>> I think what's order dependent is a bug in the rewrite to require the
>> double hyphen where previously a single did the job. I tried this:

>>      setterm --background blue --foreground white --bold --blank 59 --store

>> That moved the error:

>>      setterm: argument error: --blank

> Perhaps the on/off argument to --bold is no longer optional?

Are you sure your question wasn't rhetorical? No error message following 
--bold with on. :-)
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