[ubuntu-art] dust is good

SzerencseFia szerencsefia at gmail.com
Sat Sep 13 15:26:30 BST 2008

Kido Mariano wrote:
> On Sat, 2008-09-13 at 14:00 +0200, SzerencseFia wrote:
>> Kido Mariano wrote: 
>>> On Fri, 2008-09-12 at 17:01 -0500, Matthew Nuzum wrote:
>>>> On Fri, Sep 12, 2008 at 4:44 PM, Kido Mariano <greasedbolt at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>> On Fri, 2008-09-12 at 22:30 +0200, Mikkel Kamstrup Erlandsen wrote:
>>>>>> 2008/9/12 Matthew Nuzum <newz at bearfruit.org>:
>>>>>>> http://code.bearfruit.org/~matt/tmp/menu-bar.png
>>>>> That's Thunderbird, right? That doesn't work well with the theme,
>>>>> unufortunately.
>>>> No, it's Firefox.
>>> Oh. (This is when I kind of wish there was a custom Firefox theme.) The
>>> toolbars are already light; to work around that problem we'd have to
>>> make the menubar light as well, which would make it lose even more of
>>> it's ...Dust-ness.
>> I don't think so.
>> You should read carefully my code of eDark
>> (http://szerencsefia.deviantart.com/art/eDark-0-9-1-96976998 ) and you
>> will find how to fix the firefox menubar by gtkrc color setup. It is
>> not just a 'one line code' but you need to harmonize the dark and
>> light text within gtkrc on the way that firefox will look good ofc
>> Thunderbird and OpenOffice will follow that. This way I could solve to
>> keep FF, TB and OO be well harmonized to my dark menubar but generally
>> light entry field stylish theme.
>> Cheers Erno
> The menubar is okay, the trouble is that all FF/TB/OO.o widgets are
> toplevel ones, so styles like "<GtkToolbar>.<GtkButton>" don't get
> applied (i.e. placing your bookmarks bar on the menubar makes the
> bookmark button still keep its old (light) style).
> Plus, your theme is actually totally dark (except probably *some* input
> boxes), which makes the color much easier to manage. Dust has dark
> menubars and toolbars only.

I see. Does Dust work on Hardy the same way as on 8.10? If so I might be able to find some
workaround without having to install Ibex but to handle on Hardy?

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