[Ipe-discuss] LaTeX code unreadable in Edit Text Object window on a dark theme
ipe at otfried.org
Wed May 26 19:51:18 CEST 2021
On Wed, May 26, 2021, at 09:52, Manoj Baishya via Ipe-discuss wrote:
> I am using Ipe v7.2.20 on LinuxMint 20.1 with a dark theme. When
> inserting LaTeX labels on a diagram, the math symbols code text (for ex,
> "\sigma_t", "\alpha_p", etc) in the editor area of the "Edit Text
> Object" window is highlighted in a dark blue colour, making it
> unreadable and I have to squint my eyes to see what I have typed :) Is
> it possible to change the math code highlight colour to match the dark
> theme? Eg. through the Qt5 settings window, I may be able to set font
> colour properties in a custom .qss using the class of the math code
> text. This is a minor annoyance but nonetheless some pointers will be
I'm afraid these colours are currently hardcoded. It should probably be changed to take colours from the current theme.
Somehow this has been overlooked so far, I guess the dark mode is not used that much.
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