No Transparency Option in Profile Preferences

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No Transparency Option in Profile Preferences

Postby vvarlock on Wed Jul 02, 2014 1:17 am

Hello,

I'm new to linux mint debian edition, but not to debian. After installing the OS I noticed that I couldn't set the transparency option for the terminal. The tab that usually gives you the option simply wasn't there. I figured it was because it wasn't supported without my graphics drivers installed but the option still isn't there. Is there a supported feature in LMDE?

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OS: LMDE 64bit
CPU: Intel Core i7
GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670m

Let me know if any other info is needed. Thank you.
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Re: No Transparency Option in Profile Preferences

Postby Monsta on Wed Jul 02, 2014 2:51 am

Oh, you have Cinnamon, I presume? Gnome developers removed this feature from gnome-terminal in version 3.8 IIRC.
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Re: No Transparency Option in Profile Preferences

Postby rck2 on Thu Jul 03, 2014 7:45 am

No joke, have you found a work around to this issue?
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Re: No Transparency Option in Profile Preferences

Postby Monsta on Thu Jul 03, 2014 8:02 am

How do you work around a removed feature? No way. You can only install the earlier version from snapshot.debian.org - and that's only if there won't be any problem with the dependencies.
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Re: No Transparency Option in Profile Preferences

Postby vvarlock on Sun Jul 06, 2014 1:09 am

Yes, I'm using cinnamon.

If it's a feature that's no longer supported, can I get the effect another way?
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