change background colors in JACK?

mentoj_dija at mentoj_dija at
Sun Nov 2 12:24:33 GMT 2008

is a gtk+ version of jackctl in development?

hollunder at wrote:
> On Sat, 1 Nov 2008 22:21:01 -0700
> "Paul DeShaw" <pauldeshaw at> wrote:
>> Greetings,
>> I believe this has been asked before, but so far I have not seen an
>> answer.  If I missed it, forgive me for asking again.
>> When I open JACK, much of it is completely illegible, because of the
>> dark text on a dark background.  I can't read the labels on the tabs
>> in the Connect window, nor can I see the lines showing the
>> connections.  Changing GNOME themes doesn't affect it.  I have also
>> tried customizing the Ubuntu Studio theme in various ways, but I can't
>> seem to change those colors.  I have this trouble on my desktop, with
>> an old CRT monitor and low-end ATI graphics.  On my Apple laptop,
>> Ubuntu Studio is stunning, especially with Compriz.  It's just the
>> desktop where there's a problem.
>> Thanks,
>> Paul in Seattle
> Hi Paul.
> Since qackctl (the application you use to control jack) is a qt
> application you might need to change the appearance for
> qt-applications. I don't know how the applications to do this are
> called but I'm sure you can find out.
> Philipp

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