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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:58:12 +0000
I have the strange problem in that if I load a theme using
'M-x load-theme' and then put in a theme name when prompted like 'brin'
it only shows the theme background colour in the fringe and the
mode-line and nowhere else. Its the same whatever theme I load. The
relevant section from my .emacs is here -
;;(defface popup-mouse-face nil nil)
;;(defface ac-candidate-face nil nil)
;; Please set your themes directory to 'custom-theme-load-path
(add-to-list 'custom-theme-load-path "/home/boudiccas/.emacs.d/themes")
(add-to-list 'custom-theme-load-path "/home/boudiccas/.emacs.d/elpa")
;; load your favorite theme
;;(load-theme 'solarized-light t t)
;;(load-theme 'solarized-dark t t)
The only time that the theme background colour in the main window, where
all the code is, shows is when I highlight some text. The rest of the
time there is no background colour in the main window.
I've tried removing from ELPA the theme that was continually being
called when I started up .emacs, which was "grandshell", and this
morning I've removed "remember-theme" which was calling the old theme
on every launch of .emacs.
Now I have no theme loaded, but when I do load one like "brin", it only
shows as in the screen-shot attached.
How can I get it so that themes work normally and display properly
please? I've tried using an old backed-up .emacs from twenty-four
hours ago, before the problem started, but it still shows as in the
I have a slight memory of putting some code in my 'setup-testbed.el'
file that would draw a rectangle round the working pane of .emacs. This
would have shown round all the working code, or document that was
displayed. I no longer have this code in my 'setup-testbed', and cant
find where I got it from, but it still seems to be having an effect
and causing the problem that I now have.
Can anyone help in this strange problem please?
A taste of linux = http://www.sharons.org.uk
my git repo = https://bitbucket.org/boudiccas/dots
Debian testing, Fluxbox 1.3.5, emacs 126.96.36.199
Registered Linux user 561944
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- Loading themes,
Sharon Kimble <=