Re: Colors on MC are *really* a mess, seconded

--- On Sun, 4/18/10, Frank McCormick <beacon videotron ca> wrote:

From: Frank McCormick <beacon videotron ca>
Subject: Re: Colors on MC are *really* a mess, seconded
To: "Hugo Vanwoerkom" <hvw59601 yahoo com>
Cc: mc gnome org
Date: Sunday, April 18, 2010, 2:29 PM
On Sun, 18 Apr 2010 12:30:17 -0700
Hugo Vanwoerkom <hvw59601 yahoo com>


Mc user ever since the beginning. Running on Debian
Which upgraded mc to

And the colors are a *mess* as I reported to Debian

Nothing now works as before. As noted on this list:
and a recent Debian bug:

My color scheme was in the ini file:



That translates in to something that gives an
instantaneous splitting headache.

 Try this skin Hugo.

 put it in ~/.mc/skins

 call mc with: mc --skin=special

 I **think** it's what you want.

  description=Dark Far skin












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Frank McCormick <beacon videotron ca>

Thanks Frank, sorry that it took a while to respond.
The reason that I made the original post is that when I use:


which look in mc 4.6.2-pre1 like this:

then it looks like this in mc

mcedit looks in 4.6.2-pre1 with those colors in ini like this:

and like this in mcedit of

Now your reworked darkfar looks in a directory like this:

Note the copy menu. In 4.6.2-pre1 with my colors that looks like:

But the problem is bigger in mcedit. With the reworked darkfar skin that looks like:

Thanks again.

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