[Gtk-sharp-list] different color rows for GtkTreeView

Peter Johanson peter at peterjohanson.com
Mon Apr 28 13:57:53 EDT 2008

On Sun, Apr 27, 2008 at 02:34:16AM -0400, Tim Howard wrote:
>    I think this is appropriate material for this list. I'm trying to have
>    a TreeView with a ListStore have rows that are different colors. I'm
>    pretty sure it's possible, because it looks like it's the case with
>    MonoDevelop and User Tasks/Comments. The question is, how?
>    (Point of clarity: First row be red, second row be green -- that's all.
>    I guess more generally, how do you control the row color as opposed to
>    the column color)

If you want to enable that, it's supported directly by Gtk.TreeView.
Look at Gtk.TreeView.RulesHint property. The gtk+ docs for this are at:


Not that this is just a *hint*, and a theme can choose to ignore it if
it really wants to.


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