Bug 145748 - Text boxes have black background with Skia on macOS
Summary: Text boxes have black background with Skia on macOS
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: graphics stack (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) alpha1+
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) macOS (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Whiteboard: target:7.3.0
Depends on:
Blocks: Skia
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Reported: 2021-11-18 01:37 UTC by Aron Budea
Modified: 2021-11-19 14:33 UTC (History)
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Description Aron Budea 2021-11-18 01:37:40 UTC
Eg. the fields in Tools -> Options -> User Data, or the various edit boxes with spinners in the properties sidebar.

See one of the screenshots attached by Thorsten in bug 144214: attachment 176293 [details].

Version: / LibreOffice Community
Build ID: 4c3c94704704e5090c0382476251caee7a904454
CPU threads: 2; OS: Mac OS X 10.15.7; UI render: Skia/Raster; VCL: osx
Locale: en-US (en_HU.UTF-8); UI: en-US
Calc: threaded
Comment 1 Commit Notification 2021-11-18 15:44:57 UTC
Luboš Luňák committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":


fix background color of some native controls with Skia/Mac (tdf#145748)

It will be available in 7.3.0.

The patch should be included in the daily builds available at
https://dev-builds.libreoffice.org/daily/ in the next 24-48 hours. More
information about daily builds can be found at:

Affected users are encouraged to test the fix and report feedback.
Comment 2 steve 2021-11-19 14:33:51 UTC
Verified Version: / LibreOffice Community
Build ID: 11800469cc7b3a40c42410be93a12e5107db0efb
CPU threads: 8; OS: Mac OS X 10.16; UI render: Skia/Raster; VCL: osx
Locale: de-DE (en_DE.UTF-8); UI: en-US
Calc: threaded

skia is slowly but surely making progress on macOS, thanks Luboš.