Reactionary Original

Global Themes retro win95

Source (link to git-repo or to original if based on someone elses unmodified work): https://bitbucket.org/phobi4n/reactionary/

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Description:

Just a bit of retro fun. Feedback is welcome. If install fails, download and run this http://my.opendesktop.org/s/BA589gCito7Kc8z

Suggested icon theme: https://store.kde.org/p/1171111/

Reactionary Themes:
Travel - https://www.opendesktop.org/p/1261231/
DaVinci - https://www.opendesktop.org/p/1255446/
Science - https://www.opendesktop.org/p/1255447/
Mystery - https://store.kde.org/p/1255668/
Creatures - https://www.opendesktop.org/p/1255673/
EnTee - https://store.kde.org/p/1257561/
Last changelog:

2.0 2 months ago

Update desktop theme for modern versions of Plasma. Flatten buttons on window decorations. Incorporate tango-based icons.

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ilyahryapko

6 months ago

10 Right into feels

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ilyahryapko

6 months ago

Hi! I've got strange shadow on my window border (aurorae?) it's not that clean as yuors. How can this be https://i.imgur.com/C6KNvMq.png

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phob1an

6 months ago

Many weird things happening here. Some global themes install, some don't. Reactionary doesn't. The workaround is to change the Plasma Style to Breeze then back to Reactionary in System Settings. You could also try editing ~/.local/share/plasma/look-and-feel/Reactionary/contents/defaults . Make sure the last line is 'name=Reactionary' . Note the capital R not lower case.
Could you let me know how you installed (Get new themes, Discover, etc) so I can track down the problem further.

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ilyahryapko

6 months ago

Okay. After switching everything works except window title buttons, they still has some kind of weird border. Maybe its shadow problem? https://i.imgur.com/k7GCNNy.png
Anyway, nice theme. Have you thought about making winXP theme?

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phob1an

6 months ago

Could you try installing from git? https://www.opencode.net/phob1an/reactionary I'll write an installer if you're not comfortable using git. Would like to know what's happening. Also, which distro out of interest?

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ilyahryapko

6 months ago

Also I can not delete theme using KDE theming settings, only manual file deleting

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ilyahryapko

6 months ago

I just started learning git, I know only basics like "branch"/"rebase"/"checkout", but I dont know how to actually use cloning etc. So it would be awesome if you make an installer. And I was installing via built-in KDE theming settings. Distro is Manjaro KDE 20

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phob1an

6 months ago

Try this: http://my.opendesktop.org/s/BA589gCito7Kc8z
Download and run in a terminal as 'sh install.sh'
It will remove any previous versions of Reactionary. Make sure Global Theme is set to Breeze (or other) before running.
Had a mate try installing from 'Get new themes' but it failed for him also. Something I need to work on.

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ilyahryapko

6 months ago

Everything is perfect now! Thank you so much!

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phob1an

6 months ago

Gimme about an hour or two and I'll write an installer. I'm running Manjaro too so no clues there. See you in a while.

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frag

7 months ago

Please, make SDDM theme!

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phob1an

7 months ago

Have a look here: https://www.pling.com/p/1376447/. Any feedback is welcome. Not entirely happy with the look but want to find out that it works at least. Might put the session chooser back in.

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phob1an

7 months ago

I'll look into it during the week ahead.

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tarian

9 months ago

Having failed to install a Win XP theme, I was pleased ot find Reactionary.
It is close enough to feel familiar and so speed up navigation.....
..... until I browsed folders and files and found that most had no icon showing.

Reverting to KDE's default Breeze theme ... file icons in folders appeared again.

Is there a setting to restore missing icons in Folders when using Reactionary ?

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phob1an

9 months ago

Updated. Reactionary no longer sets the icon theme so you can choose your own.

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phob1an

9 months ago

Sorry that was wrong. (Been a while since I worked on this.) Reactionary does try to set DamasDamas as icon theme. Will update this later today.

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phob1an

9 months ago

Reactionary doesn't set the icon theme but Breeze icons follow colorscheme (setting white on white for example) so perhaps you could try setting a different icon theme. If that doesn't work can you post a screenshot for me to look at.

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apsinfo

1 year ago

9 +

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Archean

1 year ago

9 +

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wierdnessawesome

1 year ago

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wierdnessawesome

1 year ago

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CapEnt

1 year ago

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frag

2 years ago

My screenshot with your theme: https://forum.manjaro.org/uploads/default/original/3X/c/e/ce5f4bd9de0b72b6a6ed4c60e18c1945b132e4f6.jpeg

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phob1an

2 years ago

very good :) Talk about 'back in the day'...

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redneckbob

2 years ago

9 + Damn ugly, just like Win3.1. Great job, now off to troll my boss.

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2.0 2 months ago

Update desktop theme for modern versions of Plasma. Flatten buttons on window decorations. Incorporate tango-based icons.

0.9.1 9 months ago

Don't set icon theme, allow the user to choose.

0.9 2 years ago

Rework colorscheme elements in Aurora and Plasma. Gradient on window titlebar. New wallpaper. Prefer DamaDamas icon theme.

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product-maker ilyahryapko May 06 2020 10 the best
Right into feels
product-maker apsinfo Apr 06 2019 9 excellent
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product-maker Archean Feb 17 2019 9 excellent
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product-maker wierdnessawesome Feb 07 2019 9 excellent
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product-maker CapEnt Dec 24 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker redneckbob Sep 27 2018 9 excellent
+ Damn ugly, just like Win3.1. Great job, now off to troll my boss.
product-maker molecule-eye Sep 06 2018 9 excellent
Nice! Now everybody at the coffee shop will think I'm running Windows 95.
product-maker caig Aug 21 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker frag Aug 10 2018 9 excellent
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