.Xdefaults

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To change the default setting for Xwindows you can put your settings in a file ~/.Xdefaults ( ~ being your home directory i.e. /etport/home/user)

Meny diffrent Xwindow setting's and appplication can be cutomised from this file, some example of which are below.

After you have saved your settings you need to ether logon/off the Xwindowing system or you can use a xrdb merge command such as:

`xrdb -merge ~/.Xdefaults` 

from command line, which will merge in the changes you have made.


dtterm[edit]

Example dtterm defaults. all the setting cam be found on the dtterm man page

Dtterm*term.background: #000000
Dtterm*term.foreground: green
Dtterm*saveLines:      10000