Pidgin Tabs use wrong colors and therefore encounter problems with some dark GTK themes

Bug #681560 reported by On-The-Fly on 2010-11-25
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Pidgin
New
Unknown
pidgin (Ubuntu)
Low
Unassigned

Bug Description

Binary package hint: pidgin

When using a certain (dark) GTK theme (for example Orta: http://skiesofazel.deviantart.com/art/Orta-184118297 ) the captions of the tabs are nearly unreadable (see attached screenshot).
The pidgin tabs use the fg[ACTIVE] color both in their normal and in their active states. But in their normal state they should be using the fg[NORMAL] color.

On-The-Fly (onthefly) wrote :
Robert Sajdok (ris) wrote :

In which version of pidgin, ubuntu is this bug?

Changed in pidgin (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
On-The-Fly (onthefly) wrote :

It is Pidgin 2.7.5 which I am obtaining from the pidgin-developers ppa.
It happens with Ubuntu 10.10 x64, but is most likely to happen with many other systems that use GTK.
I just stumpled upon a pretty similar ticket: http://developer.pidgin.im/ticket/11364

Changed in pidgin:
status: Unknown → New
Victor Vargas (kamus) on 2011-01-20
Changed in pidgin (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: Incomplete → Triaged
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