ubuntu studio theme

Juan Eduardo Castellón jecastellon at gmail.com
Fri Sep 14 17:15:19 BST 2007

I'm sorry, but I must disagree with you. I have no problems with the
theme at all, and I love the grey fonts and the round and square-cut
borders. In fact, I find it extremelly cool and probably my favourite
theme of all times (and OS's). Maybe you are too used to brighter
themes or your screen makes it look too dark (mine don't).

However, you can change the settings (bar colors, wallpapers, etc.)
and personalize the theme at your own personal taste. There are
several sites on the web that have new Ubuntu Studio wallpapers, and
even variations on themes that the users themselves show to the

Regarding the quirks in the toolbars, I don't know if I follow you,
because I have not seen anything that bugs me. Maybe you can be more


Juan Eduardo Castellon

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> hi,
> i'm running ubuntu studio and quite happy with it, but i had to change
> the UbuntuStudio theme to Clearlooks. on a first glance i liked the
> UbuntuStudio theme, but it has some quirks that getting more annoying
> over time:
> it's a little bit too dark
> the title and tools bars are too glossy and OS-X / Web 2.0 style gets
> slowly boring (for my taste). it does not blend well with the rest of
> the GUI.
> why are the edges round at the top and square-cut at the bottom of a
> window? doesn't feel right.
> firefox looks odd with the theme.
> but the thing which bugs me moist are the "grayed out" fonts (which are
> gray and white). they are uncomfortable to read.
> there are also some quirks in the toolbars which are hard to describe. i
> could take screenshots and mark seem, if there is interest.
> it's nothing that couldn't be easily fixed, so my question is: will
> there be improvements to the theme, or is there a new version that is
> already available?
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