I installed the Solarized theme through package-install RET solarized-theme, and it went largely well but .org files have a strange appearance:
Note how it hides the line numbers. Here is how it looks on other files:
How do I make it so that org files have the same appearance as other files? Please note that I am new to this so I may not understand some things that are obvious to more experienced Emacs hackers.
My init.el file:
(package-initialize) ;;settings files location (add-to-list 'load-path "~/.emacs.d/settings") (add-to-list 'load-path "~/.emacs.d/elpa/") ;;import settings from other files (require 'general-settings) ;;theme loading (add-to-list 'load-path "~/.emacs.d/elpa/") (custom-set-variables ;; custom-set-variables was added by Custom. ;; If you edit it by hand, you could mess it up, so be careful. ;; Your init file should contain only one such instance. ;; If there is more than one, they won't work right. '(custom-enabled-themes (quote (solarized-dark))) '(custom-safe-themes (quote ("8aebf25556399b58091e533e455dd50a6a9cba958cc4ebb0aab175863c25b9a4" default))) '(inhibit-startup-screen t) '(package-selected-packages (quote (solarized-theme)))) (custom-set-faces ;; custom-set-faces was added by Custom. ;; If you edit it by hand, you could mess it up, so be careful. ;; Your init file should contain only one such instance. ;; If there is more than one, they won't work right. ) (load-theme 'solarized-dark t) ;;ido (require 'ido) (ido-mode t)(package-initialize) (setq package-archives '(("gnu" . "http://elpa.gnu.org/packages/") ("marmalade" . "http://marmalade-repo.org/packages/") ("melpa" . "http://melpa.milkbox.net/packages/"))) ;;org-mode ;;markdown (autoload 'markdown-mode "markdown-mode" "Major mode for editing Markdown files" t) (add-to-list 'auto-mode-alist '("\\(.text\\|.markdown\\|.md\\)'" . markdown-mode)) (setq markdown-enable-math t) ;;enables math functions
my settings file (some useful things I borrowed from a friend):
;;------------------------------;; ;; Global Editor Settings ;; ;;------------------------------;; (setq current-language-environment "English") ;; Language (setq inhibit-startup-screen t) ;; Don't show the start-up Screen (menu-bar-mode 0) ;; Toggle menu bar (require 'tool-bar) ;; Toggle toolbar (tool-bar-mode 0) (global-hl-line-mode 1) ;; Highlight line with cursorx (if window-system (scroll-bar-mode 0)) ;; Toggle scroll bar (require 'mwheel) ;; Toggle mouse wheel support for scrolling (mouse-wheel-mode 1) (transient-mark-mode 1) ;; Transient-Mark Mode (highlight selection (global-linum-mode t) ;; Display line number at left (line-number-mode 1) (column-number-mode 1) ;; Text decoration ;; Window resizing bindings (global-set-key (kbd "S-C-<left>") 'shrink-window-horizontally) (global-set-key (kbd "S-C-<right>") 'enlarge-window-horizontally) (global-set-key (kbd "S-C-<down>") 'shrink-window) (global-set-key (kbd "S-C-<up>") 'enlarge-window) (provide 'general-settings)