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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0016865ScribusGeneralpublic2022-12-05 21:45
Reporterkhbehrens Assigned To 
Status newResolutionopen 
Platformappimage 64 bit linuxOSubuntuOS Version22.04
Product Version1.5.8 
Summary0016865: Tooltips show no text
DescriptionUsing windows or fusion theme the tooltips show a pale yellow background but no message text is visible.
Using the gkt2 theme the tooltips have a black background with white text.
Steps To Reproduceselect a text frame, open properties and/or text properties, mouse over any selection dropdown to activate a tooltip
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2022-12-01 06:01

developer   ~0049823

I can't reproduce in the LinuxMint 20.x and Scribus 1.5.9. Appimage from gitlab (
Dark theme not work, but otherwise no problem.


2022-12-02 11:54

reporter   ~0049824

So it appears to be unique to Ubuntu 22.04.


2022-12-04 19:33

administrator   ~0049825

Scribus 1.7.0 with Qt 6.2.4 on Ubuntu 22.04.1 shows tooltips ok.


2022-12-05 11:20

developer   ~0049826

Craig, give me a download source, please. Thanks.


2022-12-05 19:38

administrator   ~0049827

Peter - I build it myself.. and I don't build or use the app images. Sorry.


2022-12-05 21:45

reporter   ~0049829

I've downloaded the 1.5.9 appimage and this version fixes the tooltip problem. I have not found a 1.7.0 appimage to download.
I'll continue testing the 1.5.9 release.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2022-12-01 01:34 khbehrens New Issue
2022-12-01 06:01 PeterBenedek Note Added: 0049823
2022-12-02 11:54 khbehrens Note Added: 0049824
2022-12-04 19:33 cbradney Note Added: 0049825
2022-12-05 11:20 PeterBenedek Note Added: 0049826
2022-12-05 19:38 cbradney Note Added: 0049827
2022-12-05 21:45 khbehrens Note Added: 0049829