>> Getting back to the 'good old colors' is a sensitive issue on this
>> list, it appears to be. Don't upgrade to 4.7.x and stay with 4.6.x
>> until sometime in the future when the dust has settled and some more
>> skins have been developed.
> This is FUD. The issue the OP described had nothing to do with mc, but
> rather all with the Debian package that has been fixed ever since, but
> the fix didn't make it into Ubuntu yet.
I just found out that there is a PPA repository for Ubuntu users at
https://launchpad.net/~zyv/+archive/ppa . I just made an update and
the current version 188.8.131.52 solved my original problem. The colors are
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