Bug #98405 Unreadable tooltip colors on tables
Submitted: 26 Jan 2020 18:05 Modified: 27 Feb 2020 12:11
Reporter: Christian Lütje Email Updates:
Status: Verified Impact on me:
Category:MySQL Workbench: Modeling Severity:S3 (Non-critical)
Version:8.0.19 OS:Linux (LinuxMint 19.3 x86_64)
Assigned to: CPU Architecture:x86
Tags: WBBugReporter

[26 Jan 2020 18:05] Christian Lütje
On a mouse-over over a table in the EER Diagram I'm getting an unreadable tooltip. It has a black background and very dark grey font so it is practicably not readable. I didn't find a way to adjust the colors. 

I'm on Linux Mint 19.3 Cinnamon. 

----[For better reports, please attach the log file after submitting. You can find it in /home/chrisch/.mysql/workbench/log/wb.log]

19:02:57 [INF][   WBContext UI]: Initializing workbench context UI with these values:
	base dir: /usr/share/mysql-workbench
	plugin path: /usr/lib/mysql-workbench/plugins
	struct path: /usr/share/mysql-workbench/grt
	module path: /usr/lib/mysql-workbench/modules
	library path: /usr/share/mysql-workbench/libraries
	user data dir: /home/some-user/.mysql/workbench
	open at start: 
	open type: 
	run at startup: 
	run type: 
	Force SW rendering: No
	Force OpenGL: No
	quit when done: No
19:02:57 [INF][      WBContext]: WbContext::init
19:02:58 [INF][            WBA]: Looking for extension modules for WBA...
19:02:58 [INF][            WBA]: 0 extension modules found
19:02:58 [WRN][            grt]: /home/some-user/.mysql/workbench/connections.xml:18: link 'c9d04da4-3d04-11ea-8cd1-74da38f4558a' <object GrtObject> key=owner could not be resolved
19:02:58 [INF][      WBContext]: System info:
 	MySQL Workbench Community (GPL) for Linux/Unix version 8.0.19 CE build 15713499 (64 bit)
	Configuration Directory: /home/some-user/.mysql/workbench
	Data Directory: /usr/share/mysql-workbench
	Cairo Version: 1.15.10
	OS: LinuxMint 19.3 x86_64
	CPU: 4x Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2520M CPU @ 2.50GHz (1063.809MHz) - 7,55GiB RAM
No video adapter info available
	Distribution: Linux Mint 19.3 Tricia

	Fips mode enabled: no

How to repeat:
Hover over a table in the EER Diagram.

Suggested fix:
Use readable colors or make the user adjustable.
[27 Feb 2020 12:11] MySQL Verification Team
Hello Christian Lütje,

Thank you for the bug report.
Verified as described.

Ashwini Patil
[24 Mar 2020 14:32] kotbi abderrahmane
Problem affects also Execution Plan - when hovering over blocks on diagram.
[24 Mar 2020 14:33] kotbi abderrahmane
issue on Execution Plan

Attachment: SUMJw.png (image/png, text), 70.39 KiB.

[20 Dec 2020 16:21] Jordi Regincós
bug is still present December 2020

$ mysql-workbench --version
Found /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libproj.so.15
MySQL Workbench CE (GPL) 8.0.22 CE build 107600
[20 Dec 2020 16:34] Jordi Regincós
text readable in a dark theme

Attachment: screenshotDark.png (image/png, text), 268.27 KiB.

[20 Dec 2020 16:34] Jordi Regincós
text unreadable on a light theme

Attachment: screenshotLight.png (image/png, text), 271.11 KiB.