Re: [dev] [st] revised mouse handling/reporting

From: Aurélien Aptel <>
Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2011 13:10:45 +0200

On Fri, Jun 3, 2011 at 12:41 PM, Bert Münnich <> wrote:
> rxvt-unicode is a lot more simpler. It behaves in the same way as my
> patch: simply reversing the default fg and bg colors. All the others fg
> and bg colors remain untouched.


> A nice example to see the difference is alsamixer, which uses a black bg
> on the whole screen. My patched st and rxvt-unicode display it as black
> in normal and reverse mode, whereas xterm flips the background to white

Your patch still doesn't make st behave like urxvt. See first
screenshot attached.
The problem is that st has no way to tell the default bg from black
(if your default bg is black). See second screenshot attached.

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