I've been having an issue with trying to get a new theme working with Cinnamon. I installed Cinnamon using the following commands:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gwendal-lebihan-dev/cinnamon-stable sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install cinnamon
I've tried adding themes by adding creating a
.themes folder in my home directory (and moving the extracted theme files there), as well as moving the new themes to
usr/share/themes folder as well.
After attempting both of these solutions the only theme in Cinnamon setting is still "Cinnamon".
I've having this issue on both my desktop that is running 12.04 and my laptop that is running 12.10.
What could be causing this issue?