Alacritty - transparency

*Disclaimer - I have probably caused this :rofl: New laptop blues :musical_note:

Top terminal is alacritty window.opacity: 0.0
Bottom terminal is konsole - transparent!!!

Window manager is Qtile, graphics:

  Device-1: NVIDIA GA104M [GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile / Max-Q] driver: nvidia
    v: 510.60.02
  Device-2: Acer Integrated Camera type: USB driver: uvcvideo
  Display: x11 server: X.Org v: with: Xwayland v: 22.1.1 driver:
    X: loaded: nvidia unloaded: modesetting gpu: nvidia,nvidia-nvswitch
    resolution: 1920x1080~144Hz
  OpenGL: renderer: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Laptop GPU/PCIe/SSE2
    v: 4.6.0 NVIDIA 510.60.02

Just been down the rabbit hole of “shit, picom is not working!” Picom of course was not the problem!!!

Any ideas?

Share your alacritty config.

Found it! The configuration syntax has change. Replace:

window.opacity: 0.0

## with:

  opacity: 0.0

4 hours of my life I will not get back :rofl:

But… alacritty does not complain about window.opacity, it normally whinges about config file errors e.g.


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