FW: [Gtk-sharp-list] Background Coloring: Tables, HBoxes, VBoxes

Michael Hutchinson m.j.hutchinson at gmail.com
Wed Mar 22 07:51:31 EST 2006

On 3/22/06, Chris Wilson <blixtra at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm not sure if this helps but often you can place widgets that aren't
> real windows (labels for example) inside an event box and use the
> event box's ModifyBg().
> Chris

Yes, that's what I meant to imply when I said that the EventBox draws
its own background. I guess I should have been more specific.

In this case I think the trick would be to put the table that needs
the highlighted borders inside an EventBox, then modify the EventBox's


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