Truly Transparent gnome-terminal

Jesse Keating hosting at
Fri Sep 12 18:08:23 UTC 2003

On Friday 12 September 2003 11:00, Vanco, Donald wrote:
> Really?  I think it's a PITA - IMO I'd think it can really clutter
> things up if everything under a terminal is visible...  Unless you've
> themed your desktop _really_ well, you're bound to have contrast
> issues between window contents, window colors, and font settings.

It's really not that bad, I use it all the time on my OS X system.

Of course, I'm not sure if X has a way to handle this type of eye candy 
w/out sending the CPU into a frenzy.

Jesse Keating RHCE MCSE
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