X11: How to get a transparant term with aterm(last edit: 2000-11-22)
Install aterm. See '/usr/ports/x11/aterm' for more info and/or installation.
Use the following options:
aterm -rv -tr -trsb -sh 70 -cursorColor white -cursorColor2 black -geometry 60x25+10+20
-rv Reverse. The manpages, pine and so on will not look good if you
don't use this option.
-trsb Transparan scrollbar
-sh 70 Shade, makes the background look shaded. The 70 is the percentage,
0 is no shade 100 is black
-cursorColor white This is the background color of your cursor.
-cursorColor2 black This is the foreground color of your cursor.
-geometry lxw+x+y Size and position of the aterm. Specify in this order:
the length x the witdth + x-position + y-position
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