Task #2076

Native tooltips colors for GTK3

Added by Zbigniew Rebacz over 3 years ago. Updated about 3 years ago.

Status:ApprovedStart date:09/24/2020
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:Zbigniew Rebacz% Done:


Category:CtrlLibSpent time:-
Target version:Release 2021.1


It's seems that we can obtain appropriate tool-tip colors for GTK3 apps:


Instead of:

Now the font color is appropriate and looks similar to native system tooltips.

Patch attached for whole change scope...

GTK3TooltipNativeColors.diff Magnifier (610 Bytes) Zbigniew Rebacz, 09/24/2020 09:32 PM


#1 Updated by Miroslav Fidler over 3 years ago

  • Assignee changed from Miroslav Fidler to Zbigniew Rebacz

On how many distros and themes have you tested?

I remember trying this, problem is that while often you seem to have it correct with one of them, it breaks completely with another.

#2 Updated by Zbigniew Rebacz over 3 years ago

I remembered these kind of problems for the GTK2, but when I use the fix it works fine for all KDE GTK themes. Probably worth checking on other themes as well..

#3 Updated by Zbigniew Rebacz over 3 years ago

  • Target version changed from Release 2020.2 to Release 2021.1

#4 Updated by Miroslav Fidler about 3 years ago

  • Status changed from Patch ready to Approved

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