help-gnu-emacs
[Top][All Lists]
Advanced

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: setting default face background


From: Chuck Siska
Subject: Re: setting default face background
Date: Wed, 21 Feb 2001 09:37:19 -0800

michael --

put the following in your .emacs file:

  (set-background-color "darkseagreen")

you can also try M-x set-background-color and when prompted, 
supply DarkSeaGreen.  good luck.

-- chuck siska

michael wrote:
> 
> I am having a problem with the background face of my default font being
> white instead of the emacs background color.  ( emacs -bg DarkSeaGreen )
> 
> I can set it by:
> M-x set-face-background default DarkSeaGreen
> 
> but I'd like to do it in .emacs   anyone know how to access that
> variable?
> -or-
> how do I force the default face to inheret the the background color?
> 
> I have what appear to me to be two identical setups and one inherets the
> color properly and one doesn't.
> 
> thanks!
> michael

-- 
I wake up each morning to resume battle with      |\      _,,,---,,_        
dragons of the day and have some fun along    ZZz /,`.-'`'    -.  ;-;;,_    
the way, amused to be still alive.  Or do I? ____|,4-  ) )-,_. ,\ (____-'___
-- address@hidden                     '---''(_/--'  `-'\_)



reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]