Panel colors in KDE 4.2.2

marc gmane at
Mon May 4 12:40:02 UTC 2009

Antonio Augusto (Mancha) said:

> On Mon, May 4, 2009 at 01:08, Jerry Lapham <rjlapham at> wrote:
>> How do you change panel colors - both background and text?
> For what i know you can't change panel options. For whatever reason they
> had, KDE devs thought it was very smart to not allow users to customize
> these things. Only the theme has control on how these things look.
> Silly, if you ask me.

I agree.

Seems you can only apply "themes" now. For each widget you can choose 
your own "file", but there's no help, so I've no idea what those files 
are supposed to be.

Maybe they'll add colour selection, translucency and all the other that 
they threw away at some point. Who knows?


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