Eclipse's Tooltip Background is Black in 12.04

Bug #1047353 reported by Ma Hsiao-chun on 2012-09-07
This bug affects 12 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
GNOME Themes Extra
Fix Released
Ubuntu theme
eclipse (Ubuntu)
gnome-themes-standard (Ubuntu)
ubuntu-themes (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

The following link describes the problem and gives workaround.

I do know there is a old similar bug but it is for 10.04.
I meet this bug on Unity 3D, 12.04.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: eclipse 3.7.2-1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-29.46-generic 3.2.24
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-29-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu12
Architecture: amd64
Date: Fri Sep 7 08:01:35 2012
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Release amd64 (20120823.1)
PackageArchitecture: all
 PATH=(custom, no username)
SourcePackage: eclipse
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Ma Hsiao-chun (mahsiaochun) wrote :
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in eclipse (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Jeremy Bicha (jbicha) wrote :

light-themes could special-case Eclipse like the GNOME theme does:

Changed in gnome-themes-standard (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Triaged
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in light-themes (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in gnome-themes-standard:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Fix Released
Adolfo Jayme (fitojb) on 2012-12-11
Changed in light-themes (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gnome-themes-standard - 3.6.5-0ubuntu1

gnome-themes-standard (3.6.5-0ubuntu1) raring; urgency=low

  * New upstream release.
    - Fix broken tooltip theming in Eclipse (LP: #1047353)
  * debian/
    - Bump minimum GTK
  * gnome-themes-standard.gconf-defaults:
    - Dropped, gconf isn't being used for themes any more
 -- Jeremy Bicha <email address hidden> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 00:24:26 -0500

Changed in gnome-themes-standard (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
Philipp Wendler (philw85) wrote :

Is there a chance this fix could be backported to precise?

Adolfo Jayme (fitojb) on 2013-03-01
affects: light-themes → ubuntu-themes
affects: light-themes (Ubuntu) → ubuntu-themes (Ubuntu)
Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

Thank you for reporting this bug to Ubuntu.
Ubuntu 12.04 (precise) reached end-of-life on April 28, 2017.

See this document for currently supported Ubuntu releases:

We appreciate that this bug may be old and you might not be interested in discussing it any more. But if you are then please upgrade to the latest Ubuntu version and re-test.

Changed in ubuntu-themes (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
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