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Variations on Lucid Lynx

Wallpaper Other by MadeInKobaia 22 comments

1280x1024 please - Jul 26 2010
Usplash Theme - Fingerprint

Usplash Themes by Embrace 198 comments

I haven't tried it yet as I like to understand what I am doing.

I think the 10 is actually a priority number.

I've just installed galternatives a GUI front end in Ubuntu and it shows usplash as priority 10. - Jan 01 2007
Usplash Theme - Fingerprint

Usplash Themes by Embrace 198 comments

I have a general idea that the following is updating the usplash-artwork.so link in /etc/alternatives and /usr/lib/usplash

sudo update-alternatives --install /usr/lib/usplash/usplash-artwork.so usplash-artwork.so /usr/lib/usplash/usplash-theme-gray.so 10

But what is the 10 at the end of usplash-theme-gray.so? Is the command correct? - Jan 01 2007
Vibrant SVG

Icon Sub-Sets by yetzero 34 comments

Nice work - the icons are clean, clear and fun! - Jul 24 2006
Dropline Neu!

Icon Sub-Sets by ertz 49 comments

Fantastic, lots of work went into this.

I like the dimensional look to the folders.

How about some fancy openoffice type icons to add to the 3000 or so you've done so far!!! - Jul 07 2006
Tux G2

GDM Themes by Rennou 15 comments

This is the first greeter I've installed and it looks great.

It took me a while to figure out how to install but I eventually realised that to do it I just extracted the file into any folder then installed System > Admin > Login Screen Setup the orange or green version which puts it into /usr/share/gdm/themes - May 31 2006
Chameleon Xcursors

Cursors by egregorion 34 comments

These cursors look great! - May 31 2006
Comix Cursors

Cursors by jlue 311 comments

I see what you mean - you've actually made a whole bunch of cursor styles.

Very professional look as well. - Apr 12 2006
Comix Cursors

Cursors by jlue 311 comments

Hey that's fantastic, they look great!

I simply downloaded the ComixCursors-0.4.1.tar.bz2 folder, dragged it to;

/home/irony/.icons

Right clicked it and extracted it to that folder.

Then went to;

System > Preferences > Mouse > Cursors

And found a whole bunch of new cursors added to the already existing Human theme (Ubuntu Breezy). They work instantly by clicking on them. I'm using a blue transparent theme at the moment.

The only thing is that I would prefer it if it extracts as one folder, e.g. ~/.icons/ComixCursors - or else it will mix with other other stuff in ~/.icons; can I change it to that?

How does System > Preferences > Mouse > Cursors know to look in ~/.icons anyway? - Apr 06 2006