[sylpheed:31767] Re: GTK/QT theme issue: Folder list colors Black/Red

Andrei Mircea mircea.andrei at wanadoo.fr
Fri Sep 28 17:02:29 JST 2007

I use sylpheed-2.4.5 in SimplyMepis, as root, have a .gtk_qt_engine_rc file in /root which I did not modify; the folders with new mail are in bold red. 

On Fri, 28 Sep 2007 04:40:56 +0200
Jakub Ondrusek <yak at gmx.co.uk> wrote:

> I'm using 2.4.5 at the moment, but this issue has emerged with Sylpheed 
> in older versions as well.
> When I use the Qt/GTK theme (So that I have my KDE style in GTK applications),
> everything works fine, only folders with new mail are not in Bold Red, they 
> are always Bold Black regardless of the KDE style used. 
> I do not know, whether this is a Sylpheed or a Gtk_Engines_Qt issue but I would
> sure like to..
> Can anything be done about this? I guess this could be something concerning the
> color mapping from Qt to Gtk? Does anyone know how this works and how it can be
> configured?
> Has anyone found a workaround to use Sylpheed within KDE, use the Qt theme for
> GTK and still see the folderlist items with new mail in red color as they should be?
> regards
> Jakub Ondrusek

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