Dark mode on Mac with 2.4a1

Anders Ekberg anek at me.com
Sat Jan 16 17:56:39 UTC 2021

> On 16 Jan 2021, at 15:36, Jürgen Spitzmüller <spitz at lyx.org> wrote:
> Am Samstag, dem 16.01.2021 um 14:36 +0100 schrieb Anders Ekberg:
>> - With 2.4a1 (and 2.3.6) the text in branches *from documents created
>> with previous versions* (but including 2.3 versions) retain the
>> "normal" background color for branches. This means (with standard
>> settings) white text on light yellow, which is close to impossible to
>> read on screen. Branches created in a new document work fine. 
> Missing feature. Branches use static colors, whereas we should probably
> use semantic colors (such as "background") by default. Or maybe we
> should check whether a branch color matches a semantic color and use
> the respective dark variant.

Ticket #12075

>> - The backgrounds for png-images with transparent background, and for
>> svg-drawings (these are the two I've checked) are not set, which
>> means that with black line drawings (which is a common user case) you
>> get black on black, which is impossible to distinguish on screen.
> Missing feature as well.

Ticket #12076 

> Please file two separate enhancement requests for those.

I din’t include any of your good comments. I assume it is better to have them as separate remarks.


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