Color Output


Hello, I need help with colors I looked at other color pages but I couldn't find anything like what I need... Right now it writes Hello and ! In red the name in black (on black background...) what I. Want is to change the background...
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#include <stdio.h>
#define BLACK  "\033[22;30m"
#define GREEN  "\033[22;31m"
void help();
void stupid();
void version();
int main(int argc, char* argv[])
{
if (argc!=2)
{
stupid();
return 1;
}
if (argv[1][0]=='-')
{
switch (argv[1][1])
{
case 'h':
help();
break;
case 'v':
version();
break;
case 'e':
return 1;
default:
stupid();
return 1;
}
}
else
{
printf( GREEN "Hello, " );
printf(argv[1]);
printf( GREEN "!\n");
printf(BLACK);
}
return 0;
}
void help()
{
printf("Usage:\n./hello [NAME] [-hv]\n");
printf("\t-h\tHelp\n");
printf("\t-v\tVersion\n");
}
void stupid()
{
printf("STUPID!\n");
printf("TYPE THE NAME OF THE PROGRAM THEN YOUR NAME.\n");
printf("IT ISN'T COMPLICATED!\n");
}
void version()
{
printf("Hello (C) 2013 Tim Palmer\n");
printf("Version: 0.0.2\n");
}

I also need help with moving the cursor around...
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Search for ncurses. There are many examples on the web.
I would but I'm on an android linux you know like nostly linux but I can't get things like that...
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