RE: GTK Themes

James (root@kermit.globalnet.co.uk)
Fri, 7 May 1999 23:29:44 +0100 (BST)


On Fri, 7 May 1999, Alain Borel wrote:

# On 07-May-99 Markus Döhr wrote:
# >> "Open the GNOME control panel and pick a theme". But i don't 
# >> have gnome...
# >> (and i don't want to install it either)
# >> 
# > 
# > you NEED gnome to get gtk-themes working...

naah, you don't... all the GNOME thing will do is modify some config files.

# > same as having MS-Office wanting to install on Linux not wanting to install
# > Windows 98... ;-)
# No you don't.

good. didn't think you did. All GNOME is is an integrated desktop like KDE
(but better :) that happens to use GTK+ as it's GUI.

# You can install the themes by hand-editing your .gtkrc file.

ahh, that file... does not exist on my system... hmm, the theme comes with a
gtkrc, if i copy that then maybe...

# All you need is:
# - recent glib

1.2.x

# - recent gtk+

1.2.x

# - recent gtk-themes

day before yesterday

# - some kind of theme (some examples are given in the gtk-theme distribution)

PalmOs

# - an editor :-)

vi
 
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