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by drooly
Sun Sep 17, 2017 8:38 am
Forum: General Help
Topic: Openbox window colors, dark theme
Replies: 16
Views: 170

Re: Openbox window colors, dark theme

well done.
not what i would have done, but valid.
please mark your thread solved.
by drooly
Wed Sep 13, 2017 5:39 am
Forum: General Help
Topic: Openbox window colors, dark theme
Replies: 16
Views: 170

Re: Openbox window colors, dark theme

^ that's just silly in this context. "definitely possible" is definitely possible. anyway, i can see your problem clearly now: - crux is a gtk2 only theme! because i's that old. - the "white" apps (obconf, synaptics) use gtk3, and fall back on the inbuilt adwaita theme. solution:...
by drooly
Mon Sep 11, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: Openbox window colors, dark theme
Replies: 16
Views: 170

Re: Openbox window colors, dark theme

the flaw might well be in the crux theme. it's really very old, and i doubt anybody changed it recently.
try a few different themes, i'm sure you can fix it.
by drooly
Sun Sep 10, 2017 9:15 am
Forum: General Help
Topic: Openbox window colors, dark theme
Replies: 16
Views: 170

Re: Openbox window colors, dark theme

skimmy wrote:I've tried every setting

skimmy@acer:~$ cd ~/.gtkrc-2.0
bash: cd: /home/skimmy/.gtkrc-2.0: Not a directory

that's a file not a directory.

also gtk3 settings show this:

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gtk-theme-name=Crux
Crux is an extremely old theme, and it's not dark. did you choose it?
by drooly
Sat Sep 09, 2017 6:43 am
Forum: General Help
Topic: Openbox window colors, dark theme
Replies: 16
Views: 170

Re: Openbox window colors, dark theme

Quite simply, windows with dark backgrounds & light text this is definitely possible. maybe you have some stray setting that sets a light background. see if you can UNcheck "custom color scheme" in lxappearance. if that doesn't help, take a look at ~/.gtkrc-2.0 and ~/.gtkrc-2.0-mine a...
by drooly
Sat Sep 02, 2017 8:00 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: Openbox window colors, dark theme
Replies: 16
Views: 170

Re: Openbox window colors, dark theme

try downloading & using an openbox theme from http://box-look.org/
by drooly
Wed Aug 23, 2017 4:37 am
Forum: LXDE Development & Programming
Topic: Programmatically starting LXDE plugins
Replies: 2
Views: 543

Re: Programmatically starting LXDE plugins

chaworth wrote:I'd like to specifically show the Bluetooth plugin window from my program.

i don't understand the request.
what is "my program"?
what is "the bluetooth plugin"? is it a plugin for lxpanel? or do you mean the systray applet?
by drooly
Wed Aug 23, 2017 4:35 am
Forum: General Help
Topic: Replace Dekstop with Application
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Re: Replace Dekstop with Application

Trying to start instead of the desktop a application. so you want some sort of kiosk mode, where the user uses just one application, fullscreen and maximized, instead of the window & desktop manager? explain what you want to achieve. I configured an new *.desktop and specified width, high and f...
by drooly
Wed Aug 23, 2017 4:30 am
Forum: General Help
Topic: How to quickly switch between speaker and headphone sound?
Replies: 4
Views: 116

Re: How to quickly switch between speaker and headphone sound?

wolfv wrote:I should have mentioned, my speakers are USB, the headphones are TRS.

what's TRS?
also i'm surprised the usb speakers even work without pulseaudio.
by drooly
Mon Aug 21, 2017 5:59 am
Forum: General Help
Topic: How to quickly switch between speaker and headphone sound?
Replies: 4
Views: 116

Re: How to quickly switch between speaker and headphone sound?

in a terminal:
try alsamixer.
can you find and produce the desired action?
if so, you can write a shell script that toggles that with amixer (man amixer).

PS:
this should actually happen automatically when you plug the headphones in?

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