[R] R works in KDE but not in Gnome

A.J. Rossini rossini at blindglobe.net
Thu Feb 1 15:12:15 CET 2001

>>>>> "PDB" == Peter Dalgaard BSA <p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk> writes:

    PDB> "M. Edward Borasky" <znmeb at aracnet.com> writes:
    >> This has happened with every release of R I've tried; the
    >> latest is R-base-1.2.1-2. BTW, if it matters, the display is
    >> set to 800x600, 8-bit color. But it works with KDE.

    PDB> Most likely this is due to the pretty background and all the
    PDB> snazzy little shaded icons in GNOME eating up all available
    PDB> colors

It probably is.  You'll have to adjust both the GNOME environment AND
whatever window manager themes (for both) to squeeze into 8-bits
color, with GNOME.

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