Foreground text color when panel is black

Matthew Brush mbrush at
Sat Apr 26 02:21:41 CEST 2014

On 14-04-25 12:57 PM, Marc MAURICE wrote:
> Hello all,
> I don't know if it can be considered as a bug or not.
> I changed my panel background color to be black because I like it that way,
> but doing so the text of some applets is darkgrey on black.. almost
> unreadable.
> For now I patched and recompiled the datetime plugin with some
> gtk_widget_modify_fg functions, to set white color on the text.
> Is there a way in gtk to change the default foreground color of the
> whole panel ?

Maybe using custom gtkrc. I don't much about it specifically, but you 
may find some inspiration in existing themes, like:

Matthew Brush

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