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gtk3 theme not working

the theme I'm trying to install has three folders: metacity, gtk2 and gtk3 if i activate it using gnome-tweak-tool it wont work everything looks extremely ugly, not the way it's supposed to be ...
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Python, Gtk3 and Gstreamer

This isn't a really happy combination, but it does work for the most of the time. However, I just bumped into a problem with Gio.File. This will always result in TypeError and Python segfaulting: ...
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GtkIconView doesn't automatically fill the space with icon when user resizes the window

In the Ubuntu Accomplishments project we are having a few unusual bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/986708 https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/974728 Namely that we have a window with a ...
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Are there any GTK3 themes that work properly in Unity-2D? All that I've tried have “button glitches”

Every GTK3 theme I've ever tried other than Ambiance or Radiance has some "fallback" buttons when maximized instead of the theme buttons. Is there a fix or a theme without this issue? Example:
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Is there a GTK+3 version of the old default Human theme?

I came across How do I install wallpapers from older releases?, and I was wondering if I could somehow get a GTK+3 version of the old Human theme used prior to 10.04 LTS to complete the retro look on ...
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Use Adwaita Dark for Libre Office and possibly other apps too?

I would like to know how to force some apps to use the Adwaita dark theme. I noticed by default that the movie player and photo viewer apps in gnome shell use Adwaita Dark while most other apps use ...
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Will Glade 3.12 work for Ubuntu 11.10 using Unity…no Gnome 3

I'm in the process of learning 'Quickly' and noticed that it only has 'Glade 3.8.0' and I like to keep all my apps fully up to date. I noticed however on the gnome.org site it said that 'Glade 3.12' ...
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Focusing a specific application instance by code?

I'm writing an application using Python and GTK3. This application will open instances of other applications, such as GEdit. Now, I'd also want my application to be able to focus each of those ...
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How can I “diff” two files with Nautilus?

I have installed Meld and found out it's a great comparing tool. Unfortunately there is no integration with Nautilus 3.2. This means, I can't right click on files and select an option to open them in ...
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How to enable resize grips in Unity-2D?

How do you enable resize grips in Unity-2D (or any non-Compiz setup) for GTK 3? In Oneiric, you could add the following to ~/.config/gtk-3.0/gtk.css: * { -GtkWindow-resize-grip-default: true; } ...
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Uninstalling Gnome 3 and reverting back to Gnome 2?

Is it possible to completely purge anything Gnome3 and completely revert to gnome 2 with the panel and stuff. I do not want to get suggestions on how to get to the classic session, I want to know how ...
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Corrupted theme for certain applications [closed]

I am facing a problem related to corrupted gtk theme for certain applications. My default theme is Ambiance under Unity. It works fine for most applications like Chrome, Firefox, Nautilus, etc. ...
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Forcing an application to use gtk 3 instead of gtk 2

Is there anyway to force an application to use gtk3+ instead of gtk2+ ?
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Creating a Gtk window with input shape mask in python

I am trying to create a Gtk3 Window with a custom input mask, so that the window wouldn't receive any mouse clicks. This is a piece of code that I've came up with: surface = ...
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How do I get same scrollbar style for gtk-2.0 and gtk-3.0 apps?

Sorry for my English mistakes, I'm Spanish. I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 in a tablet. I've removed overlay-scrollbars and I have increased the scrollbars size to use them with fingers. In ...
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Weird Ubuntu 11.10 GUI problem

It sounds different from the normal unity theme, how to correct it? Why are the images changed? It happens even though I have booted few times. Thanks.
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Plymouth themes

Ola pessoal eu sou novato em linux mais ja entendo muita coisa quero aprender a custumizar uma distro deste a interface ao mais além. mais o que me traz aqui é o seguinte quais são os passo que eu ...
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Will it be possible to use GTK3.2's HTML5 extension in 12.04?

Does anybody know whether or not it will be possible to use the GTK3.2's new HTML5-extension in Ubuntu 12.04? They announced that GNOME3.2 will be included, but will they build the GTK packages with ...
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Making Gtk.Window Transparent?

Here's my code and I simply cannot figure out why my top level window doesn't become transparent. xwininfo says that windows has 32 Bit depth. I am running Ubuntu 11.10 and if I call .set_opacity(.5) ...
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Is there an 11.04 package for gtk+-3.2.0?

gtk+-3.2.0 has been out since 26-Sep-2011. When will there be a package available for Ubuntu natty? I've tried building it myself but it's very difficult, all I get are errors. The references pages ...
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How do I fix the problems I'm having with Xfce and Xubuntu?

I booted into a Xubuntu session and when the splash disappeared it left behind artifacts on the desktop. I went into Desktop to change the background but it stayed completely gray. Not only that, ...
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Are there any plans to make GTK3 apps look more native in KDE?

This is stopping me from upgrading to the latest version of Kubuntu, and I realise that there are solutions out there but I would rather not have to resort to a third-party solution.
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How can I fix a GTK 3 theme window border looking wrong?

This image speaks for itself: The white line between the window border and the window body is not supposed to be there. I've seen other users dealing with the same issue but I've never seen a ...
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Can gtk2 themes be converted to gtk3 themes?

I really don't like the stock gtk3 themes and have never found one I like. I do however have a few gtk2 themes I really like. Can these gtk2 themes be ported to gtk3 or made to work in 11.10?
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How to theme Nautilus' resize area/handle border?

I'd like to change the visual appearance of the marked resize border/areas in Nautilus: If I knew how those elements are named in GTK+, I'm sure I could find out what I'd need to add to ...
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How to get GTK3 checkboxes in certain themes?

Xubuntu 11.10 introduces some GTK3 applications which don't play well with GTK2 themed apps. Base GTK3 theme is quite ugly, so I tried a couple of themes with both gtk2/3 components like "Elegant ...
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How can I edit GTK+ 3 themes to remove the window borders? [closed]

Just like it is in the Zukini and Zukitwo shell themes, I want to edit the Ambiance theme and remove window borders. Here are some screenshots: GNOME terminal Ambiance Zukini GVIM Ambiance ...
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Simple rhythmbox plugins do not work - why?

Simple Rhythmbox plugins do not work in 11.10. Does anybody know why? I heard that ubuntuone plugin for Rhythmbox stopped working because some changes to Rhythmbox - might this be the same case? More ...
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How do I theme the Nautilus background image?

I want to change the background image in the Nautilus file browser. My idea is to put my own style in the background. I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 and Nautilus is version 3. I know that I have to change ...
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Can I apply a different GTK3 theme from the main one to an individual application?

For example, can I keep Ambiance as main theme but assign elementary theme to elementary's app?
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How do I disable mnemonics in GTK3?

In Natty Narwhal I used to do some nifty tricks with .gtkrc-2.0 to disable mnemonics (underlined menus) but now it's impossible. I assume in Oneiric Ocelot it will be something different because it ...
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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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Porting “import gobject” to use GObject-Introspection. (PyGTK to PyGI and GTK 3)

I've been trying to port a library from PyGTK to use GI and GTK3. The problem is I can't find any resources specific to the gobject imports, but only for GTK. I was hoping that if someone would ...
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How to change the background colour of a window?

Since 11.10 you can't change much in the appearance options, just the windows border styles but NOT the background colour like you could do it in Natty. For some odd reason as I upgraded to 11.10, it ...