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Any resources/collections/repositories for Unity themes?
Is there any chance is Metacity themes will be supported, at least in terms of window controls and window borders?

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The Unity menubar can be themed through GTK+3 and CSS by creating sections for UnityPanelWidget and .unity-panel.

The window controls as seen in the Unity menubar can easily be themed. The folder for a theme which alters them will have a unity folder inside it at the top, and inside it will need image files with the following names:

  • close.png
  • close_focused_prelight.png
  • close_focused_pressed.png
  • minimize.png
  • minimize_focused_prelight.png
  • minimize_focused_pressed.png
  • unmaximize.png
  • unmaximize_focused_prelight.png
  • unmaximize_focused_pressed.png
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Check out this article on OMGUbuntu. This solution may be useful for the moment.

http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/05/unity-panel-button-replacements-for-elementary-and-orta/

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