Current repo and existing installation have different color schemes

Richard Kimberly Heck rikiheck at
Tue Apr 13 03:47:08 UTC 2021

On 4/12/21 10:44 PM, Narahari Rao wrote:
> I just finished building Lyx2.4 from the git repo (Linux Mint 20.1,
> cmake), which seems to be using a dark theme by default, as opposed to
> the existing installation (v2.3.6.1), which has the usual black text
> on light brown background. Is this intentional, and if so why?

LyX 2.4 will use a dark theme if it detects that one is in use. Are you
using a dark theme on your desktop?


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