[tex-live] xdvi produces only gray images

Werner LEMBERG wl at gnu.org
Fri Feb 23 07:58:58 CET 2018

> After a longer time (around 18 months) I tried xdvi again, and I was
> surprised to find out that I only get pale, gray font rendering (see
> attached image for `Hello world!\bye').  Has there something changed
> in its configuration?  What am I doing wrong?

Problem solved, and sorry for the noise – I'm now using a dark desktop
theme, and I have to explicitly set foreground and background colors
(with xdvi's `-fg' and `-bg' options).


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