Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1255167
tooltip in gtk apps have white fonts on gray background in KDE
Last modified: 2017-04-29 17:16:39 EDT
Created attachment 1064999 [details]
white-font-on-gray-background in tooltips
Description of problem: Tooltips in GTK Apps like inkscape, banshee, etc. have white fonts in gray background in KDE spin.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
How reproducible: always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open inkscape or banshee. hover the mouse over any button or component that shows a tooltip.
Added the following to ~/.gtkrc-2.0-kde4 to correct:
bg[NORMAL] = "#FFFFAF"
fg[NORMAL] = "#000000"
widget "gtk-tooltip*" style "gnome-color-chooser-tooltips"
Thanks Mace. That works. An upstream solution would be much preferred.
Considering there has been no traction on this report did I report it at the wrong place? Should I report it in GNOME bugzilla somewhere?
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It's happening again Fedora 24 all latest.
and in Fedora 25 ...
Yes, I confirm that is happening in Fedora 25.
The workaround indicated in comment 1... works.