Grub2 theme in the spirit of Lubuntu?

John Hupp lubuntu at
Fri May 23 18:24:15 UTC 2014

On 5/10/2014 5:37 PM, Aere Greenway wrote:
> On 05/10/2014 03:20 PM, John Hupp wrote:
>> Does anyone know of a ready-made Grub2 theme that is not heavy and 
>> that accords decently with the Lubuntu design?  I'm dual-booting 
>> Windows and Lubuntu and looking for something dressier than the 
>> default black-and-white menu.
>> And I use the word "theme" advisedly.  I don't mean merely adding a 
>> background image and font colors (though I'll probably do that if I 
>> don't find a not-too-difficult theme solution).
> John:
> I applaud your idea.
> I think, if it did nothing else, that it should indicate "Lubuntu" 
> instead of "Ubuntu".  I have a lot of partitions on my machines, and 
> it would be helpful to know which is which.
> Linux Mint seems to be able to do it, as does openSUSE.  I would like 
> it if each Ubuntu variant identified itself in the GRUB menu.
> I noticed that the LXLE spin-off of Lubuntu 12.04 has a GRUB 
> background picture (which I like), though it makes the text hard to 
> read (except for the selected item).

I'm working on a theme now.  Is there a Lubuntu icon file that I can 
grab somewhere?

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