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Old 12-21-2006, 09:51 PM   #1
18thBronzeman
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anyone know how to set up eterm window transparency on blackbox?


attempting to set up Eterm window semi-transparency on blackbox. the effect i am going for is a jpg on the root window and all Eterm windows i open after that will have an opaque style "transparency", (shaded viewport).

right now i can get a clear viewport background, but transparency turns the window solid gray. status shows 0% transparency. i seem to remember the use of the Esetroot command in slack 8, but i know quite a bit has changed with slack 11.

blackbox
X11R6
Eterm 0.9.4
bbkey root command - bsetbg -full .../my_background.jpg

anyone skilled in this?
 
Old 12-23-2006, 07:16 AM   #2
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You should learn how to use www.google.com/linux to search for things. It took me about 5 seconds to find these:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...d.php?t=303566
http://www.brunolinux.com/02-The_Ter...t_Console.html
 
Old 12-24-2006, 10:52 AM   #3
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because you know the terms. thanks for the info.
 
  


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