[ubuntu-art] Changes to community-themes
deriziotis at gmail.com
Wed Mar 18 10:36:16 GMT 2009
2009/3/4 Jonathan Blackhall <johnny.one.eye at gmail.com>:
> On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 9:15 AM, Kenneth Wimer <kwwii at ubuntu.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> On Wednesday 04 March 2009 09:41:21 Andrew wrote:
>> > Hi all,
>> > Just wanted to point out the activity going on in this bug , as I
>> > haven't seen any discussion about this on list.
>> I'm the responsible party :) This was something we had wanted to do for
>> intrepid but several issues prevented us from taking the step at that
>> > Crux, Glider, Glossy, and Mist are no longer going to be installed by
>> > default in order to make room for Dust and New Wave.
>> > Kenneth Wimer also mentions that:
>> > "The community-themes package will be updated accordingly with some
>> > stuff from the Jaunty artwork effort as well as, perhaps, some extras
>> > for the Dust and NewWave (not sure about this part, just an idea
>> > atm.)"
>> > Also, I just want to throw out there that I'd be glad to help out with
>> > any packaging tasks needed.
>> > - Andrew Starr-Bochicchio
>> > Ubuntu Contributing Developer
>> > https://edge.launchpad.net/~andrewsomething
>> > 
>> > https://bugs.edge.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gnome-themes/+bug/335888/
>> I'd like to include the latest New Wave and both Dust and Dust Sand in the
>> default install, if anyone would like to help getting them in shape and
>> package, please let me know asap.
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> Would it be possible to get something like Shiki-Colors included with this
> package? It's a very well-tested (GPL'ed) theme from gnome-look:
> http://gnome-look.org/content/show.php/Shiki-Colors?content=86717 . It
> would make it very easy for new users to completely change the look of their
> desktop, which I think would be beneficial.
+1 to getting Shiki-Colors into the community-themes package now that
Dust and New Wave are in gnome-themes-ubuntu in 9.04.
Also perhaps even the eeebuntu theme would make a nice replacement:
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