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From: Brian van den Broek <vanden@gmail.com>
To: emacs-orgmode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: Re: name of face for dates in org agenda?
Date: Sun, 28 Jun 2009 20:54:48 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <4A4810D8.5070303@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <8021.1246212005@gamaville.dokosmarshall.org>

Nick Dokos said unto the world at 28/06/09 02:00 PM:
> Matthew Lundin <mdl@imapmail.org> wrote:
>> Brian van den Broek <vanden@gmail.com> writes:
>>> I've changed my overall emacs colour scheme and, as a result, the
>>> dates in the weekly agenda view are a bit hard to read (dark blue on
>>> black). I've looked through the interface that M-x org-customize
>>> brings up, but I don't seem able to find the governing face variable
>>> name. Little help?
>> On a general note (I'll add an FAQ about this), here are two tips for
>> finding the names of faces in org-mode (or any other emacs mode):
>> 1) While on the relevant text, simply type M-x customize-face and you
>>    will be given the option of customizing all faces at the point.
>> 2) Type M-x list-faces-display and browse through the org-mode faces.
> In addition to Matthew's points, the following might be useful:
> 3) While on the relevant text, `C-u C-x =' (what-cursor-position with a
>    prefix argument) shows (extra) information about the text under the
>    cursor, including the face:


> 4) While on the relevant text, M-x describe-face (also available from
>    the menu Help/Describe/Describe face...) gives you information about
>    the face and also allows you to customize it:


Hi all,

Thanks to Manish, Matthew, and Nick for the pointers.

Matthew's (1) and Nick's (4), while good to know about, didn't help 
here: the line with point has the face hi-line which masks the 
underlying face from those commands. (2) and (3) both yield the 
desires information, though, so thanks bunches.


Brian vdB

      parent reply	other threads:[~2009-06-29  0:54 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-06-28  6:25 Brian van den Broek
2009-06-28  7:32 ` Manish
2009-06-28 13:11 ` Matthew Lundin
2009-06-28 18:00   ` Nick Dokos
2009-06-28 18:28     ` Carsten Dominik
2009-06-29  0:54     ` Brian van den Broek [this message]

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