I only now realized that the ANSI color codes for red (1), green (2), and blue (4) are arranged on powers of two and that the rest correspond to addition of the primaries: 3=yellow, 5=magenta, 6=cyan, 7=white.


@pesco duh. EGA and VGA colour palettes as well. :)

· · Web · 1 · 0 · 1

@Bombe someone was paying attention to prior art in the field. ;)

Sign in to participate in the conversation

The original server operated by the Mastodon gGmbH non-profit