I know I can edit gconf to move the [Minimize,Maximize,Close] buttons back to the right-hand side, but is there a way to do this for all users?
Ideally at install time so I don't have to explain this to every user every time I set up a new machine.
I don't know about install time, but when new users are created, the files from
with the contents
Or you could create the perfect user-setup (let's name him
That way, each new user you create would have the same configuration as
Maybe the install CD could also be modified in a similar way?
To change the setting for all users, you could write a script that adds
gconf-editor has an option to do this. Just right-click on a value you want to set for all users, and click "Set Default". PolicyKit will open and ask you for your password. After that every new user will have that value.
Download UbuntuTweak go to Window Manager Settings and click "Right"
Edit: I'm not exactly sure if this does it for all users but it is easy.