XTerm 256-Colour Chart 2.0

XTerm 256-Colour Chart (cows)

Announcing XTerm Colour Chart 2.0 “Old and busted: Colour Cubes. New hotness: Colour Cows” release.

The script has been completely rewritten. It now requires python 2.3 or later for the optparse command-line parsing module.

Many new features have been added to this version:

  • Five different charts available in 256 and 88-colour modes
  • Origin and rotation of colour cube is now configurable
  • Size of colour cells is now configurable
  • Colour palette now exactly matches xterm defaults
  • Resetting colour palette is now flicker-free
  • Source code is much nicer (and commented!)

xterm_colour_chart on github

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