Online color picker for 256 colors terminal

global background

text background

text color

usage examples

### Just echo echo -e "\033[38;5;xx;48;5;xxm TEXT \033[0m" ### Shell prompt export PS1='\[\033[38;5;xx;48;5;xxm\] \W \[\033[0m\] \$ ' ### Vimrc :highlight Normal ctermfg=xx ctermbg=xx ### ls/grep/less/... export LS_COLORS='di=38;5;xx;48;5;xx' # foreground only: LS_COLORS='di=38;5;xx' # background only: LS_COLORS='di=48;5;xx' ls --color=always / export GREP_COLORS='ms=38;5;xx;48;5;xx' grep --color=always root /etc/passwd export LESS_TERMCAP_md=$'\e''[38;5;xx;48;5;xxm' export LESS_TERMCAP_us=$'\e''[38;5;xx;48;5;xxm' man man All these commands have a lot of options. Take a closer look at man grep man dircolors man termcap man terminfo
-- Author: Alexey <a.michurin@gmail.com> Source: https://github.com/michurin/xterm256-color-picker Any contribution, feedback, ideas are welcome

Appendix A: X11 color names