Bug#329222: gtk2-engines-pixbuf: Gtk2 frames don't look good when using certain pixmap themes outside gnome

Josselin Mouette joss at debian.org
Wed Sep 21 17:09:38 UTC 2005

Le mardi 20 septembre 2005 à 19:11 +0200, Alexander Toresson a écrit :
> > > http://eulex.0nyx.com/gnome_vs_xfce.png
> > >
> > > I have checked this on another box that is too running debian testing,
> > > though it runs fluxbox and not xfce, so it cannot be a problem
> > > with xfce.
> > 
> > Could you explain a bit further? I see nothing wrong on this screenshot.
> For example, look at the border of the status bar in firefox. In
> gnome, it's very "smooth", while in xfce it's almost just a black
> line. In xfce it's a lot "stronger" or "bolder" than in gnome.
> Same goes for the menu, toolbars, address bar and search bar in
> firefox, 

Forget about firefox. It is obviously not using the right theme at all.
Probably some mozilla-firefox-gnome-support weirdness.

> and the "talk" edit box, topic edit box, "channel view", etc
> in xchat.

Don't forget that xchat has a weird behavior wrt text entry boxes. There
is a xchat preference to tell it to use the same text and colors as the
main window. Is the xchat configuration identical for the 2 users?
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