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I've upgraded to 11.04 and replaced unity with gnome shell. Now the controls and window decorations look like if there was "no theme".

I have an ATI HD 3470 and I don't use proprietary drivers (fglrx).

What should I do to get the nice default gnome shell theme?


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have the same problem and /usr/lib/gnome-session/gnome-session-check-accelerated; echo $? returns 0 but i cannot even change themes using gnome-tweak-tool anymore. everything was working fine with gnome 3 and themes some days ago but now it is broken. installing lxappearance does not change anything for me. – user17616 May 14 '11 at 13:58
@wywtry: Hi, the answer here helped me.… – František Žiačik May 19 '11 at 14:23
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The same thing happened to me. I don't know why it happened but "lxappearance" (had to install it using apt-get install lxappearance) run from the terminal fixed it for me.

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Thanks for the info, lxappearance helped - sort of - but probably with gtk2 apps only. – František Žiačik Apr 9 '11 at 23:25

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