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Refresh gtk after modification in .gtk-2.0.mine

I'm using openbox. When i edit my configuration file .gtk-2.0.mine, the changes don't apply to my system. I have to log out / log in to enable them. It should be possible to "refresh" gtk because ...
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Run Python script with root privileges (not from terminal)

How can I run a Python script which, upon execution, brings up a dialog prompting the user for his root password - so that the script is run as root, being able to make changes to files within the ...
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What are the advantages of using GTK3 and GTK+3 over GTK-2?

I'm creating a utility program for Ubuntu in Python using GTK-2 and have been told by several people to use GTK3. Why would I want to do so, and would are the advantages of using it instead of GTK-2? ...
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How can I use --gdk-debug with GTK2 programs?

I want to view the GDK events received by a GTK 2 program (Xournal) for debugging purposes, which should be possible by passing the option --gdk-debug=events). However, the option apparently is passed ...
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How to find GTK+ version used by a given application

This answer http://askubuntu.com/a/192138/112794 to the post How to change color AND width of non overlay scrollbars in Ubuntu 12.04 says that on a single machine we can install two versions of gkt+. ...
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Can I import a Gtk2 & Gtk3 libraries together?

I think the answer is not... but I'll leave the question here :) Thanks in advance! FYI I tried in the upstream project without luck. Goal: I'm developing a Folder Color extension and I need to add a ...
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gimp source build error g_module_build_path

I m trying to build gimp 2.8 from source, all dependencies are me but now while if "make" on it it gives this error: /i386-linux-gnu/libgtk-x11-2.0.so: error: undefined reference to ...
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LispWorks PE (installation) on Ubuntu 14.10 (64bit)

I have problem with personal edition installation and launch on UBUNTU 14.10 (64bit). Thank you for your advice. My installation steps: Downloaded files from lispworks homepage: lwlper-licence.sh, ...
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How can I change rename shortcut key to Enter (Return) in Thunar file manager?

Mouse hover method works for all other keys expect Enter. Editing /home/username/.config/Thunar/accels.scm has no effect and it reloads to previous values after logging in again.
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Editing Raleigh GTK theme

There's the default GTK theme in XFCE called Raleigh. I would like to change the dark blue color (#4b6983) to something different. But if I go to /usr/share/themes/Raleigh/gtk-2.0/ and take a look at ...
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make error during compiling GTK+-2

Iḿ trying to compile GTK+-2.0 It gave an error during the make phase. make[4]: Map '/home/david/src/gtk+-2.99.3/gtk' wordt binnengegaan CCLD gtk-query-immodules-3.0 /usr/bin/ld: ...
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How to change bgcolor of active tab in chrome/chromium?

This question complements the question How to change web browser's tab bar background color or image? It seems changing the whole tab bar bgcolor is not difficult, but how about changing the bgcolor ...
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dump gtk2 elements to png

i want do dump every gtk2 element in single png files. So that i can analyze them for creating gtk3 themes. This questions is only about the way how to dump every element like buttons scrollbars etc ...
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How to revert from Gtk3 to Gtk2 indicators in xfce4-panel?

When with Saucy, I used this tutorial to have gtk3 indicators in xfce4-panel: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Roadmap/Specifications/Saucy/Gtk3Indicators Now I upgraded to Trusty and I see a messed ...
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Using the Themes in the Repository (14.04)

Ubuntu's unity-tweak-tool only has three themes, Ambiance, Highcontrast, and Radiance. The repository appears to have quiet a few. I installed gnome-themes-ubuntu via Synaptic. The description ...
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Consistency of GTK2 menus with GTK3

As mentioned in an OMG! Ubuntu! post, menus and toolbars of GTK3 apps are fixed in Ubuntu themes. But there’s still an inconsistency in Ubuntu theming between GTK2 and GTK3 menus where GTK2 apps don’t ...
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How to import and export database from SQL SERVER to MYSQL SERVER vice versa in mono2.2 with gtksharp2.10 in ubuntu?

hy, I am new guy in mono developer. i m using mono developer 2.2 with gtk#2.0. i want develop desktop application in mono. i have to import database which having in SQL SERVER on web server and I ...
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What is the correct way to install Adwaita theme on Ubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

I want to have Adwaita theme on Ubuntu 12.04. On my previous installation I had it in unity right after installing gnome3 shell. Gtk2 apps didn't have tabs like what it would be expected on Gtk3 and ...
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Virt-Manager-0.10.0 - GTK3

Every time when I try to start virt-manager-0.10.0 I get the following error: Error starting virtual machine manager: Requiring namespace 'GTK' version '2.0', but '3.0' is already loaded The exact ...
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PyGTK 2 GTK 2 alternative to STYLE_CLASS_PRIMARY_TOOLBAR

In GTK3 toolbar context style can be set to Gtk.STYLE_CLASS_PRIMARY_TOOLBAR to make it look native in Ubuntu, but in GTK2 there is no Toolbar.get_style_context() method and no ...
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GTK2 applications are not themed correctly

On my Ubuntu 13.04 machine suddenly all GTK2 applications (like Firefox, LibreOffice etc.) are not themed anymore (I am using Ubuntu's Standard theme). Instead, they are shown with this ugly old ...
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config can't find libgtk2

I tried installing PCSXR from codeplex, since the software center version won't work for me. When I used the ./configure command, it eventually showed an error when searching for GTK2: checking for ...
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GIMP 2.8 themes aren't applying after I select them

I want apply themes to GIMP 2.8 In particular I want it to look like Photoshop (now at least) I tried putting in a GTK2 theme in the themes folder under .gimp in my home and placing the gtkrc file ...
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Programs look ugly with ClearLooks-Phenix theme, how to fix?

Some programs on Firefox seem to become unthemed when I use ClearLooks-Phenix on Ubuntu 13.04. This didn't happen on 12.04, and it seemed to be triggered by some update. What could have caused it?
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Difference between GTK and Gnome [closed]

I am new to Linux OS. Can some body help to understand the difference between GNOME and GTK+?
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How can I theme the Pidgin conversation window?

I have been looking for a way to theme the Pidgin conversation window to match my Ubuntu (12.10) theme. I have tracked it down to the gtkrc-2.0 (gtkrc-3.0?) file and now know that if a customized ...
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Is there any Gtk+ 3 port of the Redmond theme?

I have the gtk2 version of Redmond installed, but it doesn't work for programs using gtk3. Redmond looks like this: Or are there any gtk3 themes similar to redmond?
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Ambiance GTK theme customisation *just* for one user

Is it possible to customise the appearance of the Ambiance theme just for one user? I have read about the possibility of doing this: sudo vim /usr/share/themes/Ambiance/gtk-2.0/gtkrc but could ...
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gtk2 menus are slow

My PC runs ubuntu 12.04 with gnome-shell. Some time ago after an upgrade the menus in gtk2 apps became slow, i.e. there's a delay while opening the context menu in synaptic, claws-mail, etc. gtk2 ...
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Gnome Classic or Gnome 2 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install MATE? How to change 3rd Gnome Classic version to 2nd with gtk2 (or just make somehow gtk2)? Or how to make in Gnome 2 the same task panel as Unity's in ...
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python2.7 help() modules returnd error

# python Python 2.7.3 (default, Aug 1 2012, 05:14:39) [GCC 4.6.3] on linux2 Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information. >>> help() Welcome to Python 2.7! ...
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Change gtk-2 scrollbar to something like overlay scrollbar (in appearance)

When there are scroll wheels on mice and scrollbar functions on thouchpads, a low contrast wide scrollbar doesn’t make sense. So I wanted to change gtk-2.0 scrollbar to something like overlay one – ...
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How can I theme Synaptic Manager?

I use Lubuntu 12.04 and a gtk2 theme, Elegant Arch. With such a theme, gtk2 applications like Thunar will be themed, while others like Nautilus, would be not (see this question ant the images ...
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How do I set a fallback for a GTK+ theme?

I was looking for a way to apply a custom GTK3 theme on a per application basis like can be done with GTK2 but it appears it can't be done as there are open questions here that have not been resolved. ...
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GTK3 and GTK2 themes checkbox

I have a good theme. But there is one disadvantage. I don't see if checkbox is checked or unchecked until I place mouse cursor above it. Can you tell me what I should change in the theme to be able ...
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GTK2.0 Theme problem with button foreground

I have noticed that i can only change the foreground color of a gtk2.0 theme button with the "default" style. I did it like: style "default" { fg[NORMAL] = "#000000" fg[PRELIGHT] ...
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Compiling a software with GTK which has no configuration script

I bumped into green, a PDF viewer for the Framebuffer. I would like to compile it, but I am not having much success, although I have installed all the dependencies... The error I am getting is: ...
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How can I change the selected item colour gtk3 theme's nautilus.css script? [closed]

See in the image, selected item "build" colour is black as background colour. How can i change the selected item colour gtk3 theme's nautilus.css script Which section colour need to modify: /* ...