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What -dev packages do I need to compile Kubuntu themes with, like the default Oxygen theme uses?
Don't want to compile Oxygen obviously, but I might want to compile others from kde-look.org down the road...

Thanks in advance!

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Not sure what you mean by this.

I don't think you need to necessarily compile anything. I have found some resources which may give you an understanding:

KDE Plasma Theme Tutorial

Some tools:

Quantumstyle

deKorator

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When I was running KDE3 I had a list of packages I installed to compile non packaged kwin themes. I am asking for the same thing so I can compile KDE4 Kwin themes - I think its Kwin I'm looking for... –  Martin J Hooper Aug 20 '10 at 17:01
    
KDE4 works very differently under the hood than KDE3 - it sounds like you don't need to compile themes anymore, just edit SVGs (though I personally haven't tried it) –  ImaginaryRobots Aug 20 '10 at 17:20
    
I used to use aptitude rather than apt-get and forgot that there was an apt-get build-dep command! –  Martin J Hooper Oct 10 '10 at 16:42