Artwork update

jmak jozmak at
Mon Jul 16 13:40:08 UTC 2007

On 7/16/07, Jari Rahkonen <jari.rahkonen at> wrote:
> jmak kirjoitti:
> > On 7/15/07, Jari Rahkonen <jari.rahkonen at> wrote:
> >> Hexzenn kirjoitti:
> >>> On 7/15/07, Jari Rahkonen <jari.rahkonen at> wrote:
> >>>> I'd also have to agree with Hexzenn about the GTK theme being quite
> >>>> cold, but so is the icon set. I can't say if this is a bad thing, as
> >>>> it's probably just a matter of taste. Personally I like the smoothness
> >>>> of MurrinaFancyClearlooksSand (link can be found in Hexzenn's mail) with
> >>>> HumanAzul2 icons[1] and the new default Xfwm4 theme in svn trunk (as of
> >>>> yesterday?). Attached you'll find a very minimal screenshot of the new
> >>>> Xfwm4 theme (running Xfwm4 4.4.0, so only the theme is from svn trunk).
> >>>
> >>> Could you upload the new default xfwm4 theme? I've never used SVN before.
> >>> Thanks.
> >>>
> >> Sorry, can't do that right now, but here's a quick how-to instead:
> >>
> >> 1. Fire up a terminal and cd into ~/.themes (you might have to create
> >>    the directory first).
> >> 2. Install svn with 'sudo apt-get install subversion' if needed.
> >> 3. Type 'svn co
> >>    default-svn/xfwm4' (without the line wrapping of course) and press
> >>    enter to fetch the theme.
> >>
> >> That's it. You might need to log out and back in (or kill and restart
> >> xfce-mcs-manager) to get the new theme to show up though. The theme name
> >> will be default-svn.
> >>
> >> I'll be here if you need more help.
> >>
> > Hi Jari,
> >
> > I installed the new default theme but it doesn't show in the theme
> > list. I rebooted the computer and it still doesn't show.
> >
> > jmak
> >
> Hmm... If you followed the steps above correctly you should now have the
> directory ~/.themes/default-svn/xfwm4 filled with various images in png,
> svg and xpm format. Does your user have the required permissions to view
> these files and directories? Or maybe there's a typo in my how-to that I
> just can't spot right now? I just tested this again and it worked fine.
> The theme was listed in the Window Manager Settings dialog after a relogin.
> No rebooting is necessary when you install themes. Only xfce-mcs-manager
> should need to be restarted, and that happens when you log out and back in.
My setup is different. The svn created a default folder full of
images, then .svn folder with addittional folders. So my file
structure looks like this; .themes/default/.svn and there is no xfwm4.
Anyhow, I check it again to see that I made some mistake during the

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