[Users] Background colour of message view window

Marco netuse at lavabit.com
Mon Sep 17 15:42:51 CEST 2012

2012-09-17 wwp <subscript at free.fr>:

Hi wwp

> > This file is not present on my system. I assume that I have to
> > create it. I googled a bit for the syntax of this file, but I have
> > no clue what to do to get the message view window background in, say
> > light gray.
> This topic comes here from time to time..
> Yeah, there are system-wide GTK themes, there's a user desktop-wide
> (when you run GNOME), then you can have one per gtk+ application
> (usually).
> Unfortunately, there's no user-friendly program to create or edit such
> file intuitively. Few docs only, the GTK+ ones, google won't help much
> there unless you know what you're looking for and find few samples.
> Attached is my gtkrc file - dark background, now I wish you good luck
> and perseverance, it caused my headaches.

Thanks a lot. I changed a few colour values and now it's perfect. I
didn't think it's that easy.


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