XTERM 256 color codes not applied or applied incorrectly to font glyphs
- iTerm2 version: 3.0.13
- OS version: 10.12.2
- Attach ~/Library/Preferences/com.googlecode.iterm2.plist here: com.googlecode.iterm2.plist (of note: I am using the Hack font in both iterm and Terminal in the screenshots below).
- The following debug log corresponds to running the ponysay command show below: debuglog.txt
iTerm2 does not seem to properly handle applying color sequences (in the extended 256-color range) to text.
For example, vim-airline makes use of unicode glyphs to draw triangular shapes of color. In Apple Terminal, it looks like:
But in iTerm it looks like:
A more apparent example of this problem shows up with the
ponysay rewrite of cowsay. How it looks in Apple Terminal:
And in iTerm:
If I select the text on the screen, you can see the box gylphs used (and that were miscolored):