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Hi Kasper. (Remember me? :-)

I just installed Cadabra2 on openSUSE LEAP 15.1 but immediately encountered the following bug (or is it a feature?).

When attempting to highlight some text (intending to copy or delete it, or whatever), the text seemed to just disappear instead of being highlighted. After a while I realized it's because the highlighted text is actually white on a pale grey background, making it almost invisible.

I tried playing with the "highlight syntax" options, but failed to find anything applicable. Is there some other preferences setting elsewhere that would fix this? If not, then... how?

Kind regards.

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Took a while, but this is now resolved in 2.3.1 on github.

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It still doesn't work properly for me on 2.3.1. (OpenSUSE Leap 15.1, KDE.) The highlighted text is visible (dark blue box around white text) if I move my cursor outside the Cadabra window, but as soon as I move the cursor back inside it reverts to near-invisible white text on pale grey background. :-(

That's strange. On my OpenSUSE 15.0 machine with KDE, marked text is white on a dark grey background when the cursor is inside the window.