[ubuntu-studio-devel] Shimmer and Numix

Jonathan Aquilina jaquilina at eagleeyet.net
Sun Aug 7 11:23:40 UTC 2016

I will try and get a vm running and so I can try things out that is if you want me to take charge and contribute :)

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> On 07 Aug 2016, at 10:56, Set Hallstrom <set at ubuntustudio.org> wrote:
> Hi Jonathan,
> Basically it consists in always making sure that our modified branch stays consistent with the changes made upstream.
> I'm told that is in a few steps basically, just 1.) pull the source somehow, 2.) install the build depends, 3.) 'sed' the thing, to replace the colors 4.) run 'make' in its top directory.
> I understand it can be challenging and intimidating to answer to the list, but i would prefer if you asked via that chanel in the future. It doesn't bother me that you adress me in private, on the contrary: i feel honored. What i'm thinking is that often times the group has better answers than me alone and other devels night benefit from your questions and the answers it generates :) Its just a matter of transparency: motivation is contagious ;)
> have nice sunday!
> yours,
> Sakrecoer
> lördagen den 6:e augusti 2016 kl. 23:14:55 CEST, Jonathan Aquilina <jaquilina at eagleeyet.net> skrev:
>> Hi Set, Can you advise what it will contain to help maintain a UStudio branch of
>> numix?
>>> On 2016-08-06 23:13, Set Hallstrom wrote:
>>>> On 2016-08-05 21:47, Ross Gammon wrote: 
>>>> I saw it :-)
>>>> I have always been very boring, and just got on with what ever default
>>>> theme was given to me by my distro. So I generally don't have much of an
>>>> opinion in this area.
>>>> So - a go for it from me. The less delta we have from xubuntu, the
>>>> easier it is to get help from those guys.
>>>> Cheers,
>>>> Ross
>>> Thanks Ross :)
>>> It seems that changing the highlight color of Numix to our blue is a
>>> harder task than expected and would imply maintaining our own branch of
>>> it. Not sure we have anyone who is up for that.
>>> In short: Numix would work /if/ we can live with red highlight color?
>>> Then again, non of the existing ready made options i know of fit the
>>> Ubuntu Studio color scheme fully.
>>> Anyone else want to have a say or have ideas? Or better: maybe someone
>>> wants to maintain a Numix UbuntuStudioBlue theme for us? :)
>>> Let's think about it until Wednesday 10th august ;)
> -- 
> Set Hallström
> Sent from my Ubuntu pocket computer

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