[OS X Emacs] horrible looking fonts with black background?

Paul Fisher fisherpk at gmail.com
Wed Jul 21 13:46:18 EDT 2010

Pretty much any way that I try it...

       (set-background-color "black")
       (set-foreground-color "white")

or via Options->Appearance->Foreground | Background ending up in customizations.el as in the screen shot below, which illustrates the difference:


btw, a remote emacs via X that looks wonderful...

On Jul 21, 2010, at 12:09 PM, David Reitter wrote:

> On Jul 21, 2010, at 4:14 PM, Paul Fisher wrote:
>> except that when i try to enable black (or any dark) background 
> How do you do this?
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