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LESS.app like application?

Recently I found out about an OS X application called LESS.app. It’s basically an app to compile and minify *.less files into *.css files and does it in real-time. I want to know or I can archive the ...
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How do you install less css command line compiler?

From my understanding and correct me if I'm wrong, I have to get ruby or NPM installed to get the less css compiler working. I don't have any ruby installed and I'm not really sure how to get my ...
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How can I read every DVD, even if encrypted by CSS or other?

I sometimes want to use my computer as a DVD-player. Unfortunately I know that I will often have to cope with encrypted DVDs, for example with CSS. Therefore I installed the libdvdcss2 library from ...
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How to permanently add CSS to some pages using Firefox?

How to permanently add CSS to some pages using Firefox? Say, I want to change the font or background of a page I frequent using Firefox. How to do that?
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Is there an equivalent to MacRabbit's cssedit on Ubuntu?

If there is an emacs pluggin that would give me similar functionality, that would be welcome as well. Thanks!
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LESS CSS compilers returning blank

I am not even sure where to start debugging this. Months ago, I could happily compile my CSS from my LESS files. Today, I run either recess --compile test.less or lessc test.less and I just get a ...
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“command not found” when running “lessc” from bash

I have installed lessc via npm, Node.js Package Manager, and when I run lessc from terminal using lessc /var/www/less/style.less /var/www/css/style.css it works perfectly. However, when I put this ...
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Looking for code editor software with following functionalities

I am looking for a text editor with the following functionalities for php, html and css coding: code folding based on indentation (best example is EditPlus) start at an indentation level and stop ...
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How to fix Xubuntu LightDM Theme after installing unity.

After successfully installing Xubuntu 12.04.1 on my laptop, I decided to install Unity. That went OK but then I realized there was no themes. So then I installed the themes and artwork, and got a ...
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Designing UI using html and css and without webkit?

I want to try out developing desktop applications with the UI designed using html5,css and jquery and the back end code written in python. Is this possible? I have already tried out the WebKit but is ...
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How to curve the edges of menus?

I want to know if this is possible. Like the menu when you right click, if the edges can be curved. I don't like to see the square appearance.
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Dreamweaver alternative in ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a Dreamweaver HTML editor replacement? I had been using Dreamweaver in Windows. Recently I shifted to Ubuntu, there I cant find any good alternative to ...
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A browser that supports css3 3d transforms?

I am doing web development on a Ubuntu machine (Lubuntu 10.10 more specifically), and wondered if there is a browser that I can install (in the repositories or otherwise) that has decent support for ...
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Need to modify gnome 3 theme for browser

I have recently begun using the DarkGreen theme for Gnome 3, however there are some problems on some webpages in FireFox regarding text input fields. This happens in the search field on Google, some ...
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Trying to change the color scheme through the css file, but no permission

I have been trying to switch out the orange color scheme in Ubuntu 11.10 through the css files. I know where the files are and what I need to change in them, but every time i try to save it it says ...
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Less CSS compiler install

I wanted to install less compiler to my computer but when I ran following command: sudo gem install less And make command stopped the following error: g++ -shared -o v8.so v8_locker.o v8_debug.o ...
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Disable css warnings

Everytime I open a gtk application it outputs css warnings (lack of units assuming px etc). Can I disable this dreadful verbosity? example: $ gedit (gedit:19558): Gtk-WARNING **: Theme parsing ...
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How can you update less css compiler to the latest version from apt-get?

You can install less css compiler easy: apt-get install lessc But that only installs version 1.1.0. How can you update to the very latest version? (The latest version is 1.3.0) -- update -- I ...
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Does the web-brower app need some extra css styling, to style buttons and such

As you can see from the image below, the Show alert box, renders differently, then in Firefox, IE, chrome. Does it need an extra styling options to style it? Like -webkit, -moz. Or can I keep using ...
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ubuntu 12.10 lessc 1.3.3 installation

I cannot install lessc 1.3.3 installation. sudo apt-get install node-less version 1.3.0 I googled but I cannot found a solution. is that any alternative exist ?
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Question on GNOME Shell theme editing

I know nothing about CSS, but with a little help, I managed to make the activites button in Shell to display the ubuntu icon. It's great, works good with most all themes. Except for one part. ...
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Problem with theming my application with CSS

I'm trying to beautify my program made with Quickly using CSS. I found documentation http://developer.gnome.org/gtk3/3.4/GtkCssProvider.html and very useful blog post ...
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prevent firefox from using gnome theme's colour scheme for websites

this topic has been discussed several times, the solution is to edit chrome/userContent.css and add default colours there. but unfortunately I know nothing about css files, what possibilities do I ...
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Can apps created using Quickly for Ubuntu be used in Windows or Mac?

Like the topic or how to develop cross platform application based on html and css with system files dealing? I used to use wxpython, but after several web development projects it scares me. I love ...
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How does the desktop environment affect CSS structures? [closed]

I didn't actually know whether to ask here or on the main stackoverflow page, but since this is a linux-specific question here goes : I have recently installed LXDE as an alternative to the Unity ...
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LESS css compiler help in Terminal

I have installed node, and npm. With npm I downloaded less. And when I do lessc styles.less styles.css -x -w in terminal, it compiles and compresses the code, but doesnt watch the file for ...
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What does this mean in gnome-shell.css ? And also specifically what is “ems”

I am tweaking the look of Gnome Shell and was asking my self what the following, and also specifically what "ems" means in gnome-shell.css /* The remaining popup-menu sizing is all done in ems, so ...
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Remove drop shadow in nemo previews

I recently started using Nemo because Nautilus has gotten pretty terrible. I quite like it, but one thing is still bugging me: the shadow of the preview of every image and video file (see below). ...
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How to widen “Window List Item” boxes in (Cinnamon) Gnome Desktop to fit?

I was able to increase the size of GNOME panels that hold the Window List Item boxes by modifying the "width" property of the ".window-list-item-box" CSS class of cinnamon.css (in the Cinnamon ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Apache 2 - Inline CSS working but external CSS not working

In installed apache2 for use as a development server. Created my site, and it loads correctly in my browser, except that... External CSS stylesheets don't load. Inline CSS works, and the style tag ...
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Text shadow in gnome-shell.css for currently active window

I am trying to edit the gnome-shell.css file for my current theme on Gnome 3.6 Ubuntu and cannot find the entry for the currently active window as I'd like to remove the text shadow.
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How to force font change on Chrome (Chromium) on certain websites (viz. Facebook)

Since I started using Google Chrome (and Chromium) on Ubuntu, I had this bad feeling about changing Facebook font (or FORCING the font change in Settings on certain websites that have their own CSS). ...
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How do I check my website with w3c validator? [closed]

I know of validator.w3.org but are there other website on-line or an application that can validate my html/css/xml? Are there tools that can validate my code online and offline? I am using Ubuntu ...