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Old 07-21-2003, 02:19 PM   #1
Lawful
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Transparent windows


I want to have red hat have transparent windows like in knoppix.
How can this be accomplished?

I also would like to have a normal install of kde desktop.
I don't like blue curve at all. I don't remember earlier versions of red hat embedding its self.
 
Old 07-21-2003, 03:04 PM   #2
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you can change the theme in kde from bluecurve back to any of the kde themes. (i think in "look and feel", i'm not at my computer right now)

i remeber having transparent windows once, i think there's just an option for window background somewhere in the themes setup or maybe under preferences in a konqerer window.

sorry i'm not to precise here, i use gnome.
 
Old 07-21-2003, 03:11 PM   #3
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Lawful,

you can use either
aterm http://aterm.sourceforge.net/
or
eterm http://www.eterm.org/
both are like xterm but they support transparency.

Enjoy
 
  


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