[xubuntu-users] Qt apps don't follow the GTK+ theme

Ralf Mardorf silver.bullet at zoho.com
Sat Oct 28 14:40:10 UTC 2017

On Sat, 28 Oct 2017 12:15:12 -0200, Teresa e Junior wrote:
>Em 28/10/2017 02:27, Ralf Mardorf escreveu:
>> If it doesn't work with installed
>> https://packages.ubuntu.com/zesty/qt5-style-plugins , you could try
>> to find a Qt5 theme, that comes close to your desired theme, by using
>> https://sourceforge.net/projects/qt5ct/ .  
>qt5-style-plugins worked, thank you! But I guess it doesn't come 
>pre-installed in Xubuntu, according to 
>I'm opening a bug report against xubuntu-default-settings (which has 
>/etc/skel/.config/Trolltech.conf and sets QT_QPA_PLATFORMTHEME=gtk2).

You are welcome,

next time please reply to the mailing list only and post a link to the
bug report.

FWIW the variable QT_QPA_PLATFORMTHEME=gtk2 should be required by


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