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Installing a theme in the /usr/share/themes/ directory

I'm trying to install this theme http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/01/iris-flat-gtk-theme-for-linux In their readme they say that there are two methods of installing it; either to the ...
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Cannot build MonoDevelop from source

Whenever I try to install MonoDevelop it fails on the "./configure" command. configure: error: Cannot enable GNOME platform without gnome-sharp-2.0 I have installed Mono 3.2 successfully into the ...
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Kubuntu 13.10 Emacs Binding in Google Chrome

I like to use Emacs keybinding such as CTRL-A beginning of line in all my browsers. I have it working fine in Firefox, but not in Google Chrome. I followed the instructions in How do I enable Emacs ...
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Why are gtk message dialogs in Xubuntu gray only? They have colorful icons elsewhere

I use Xubuntu 13.1 to develop some applications with gtk in c++ using libgtk-3-dev. I use message dialog boxes for error messages, like this dialog = gtk_message_dialog_new(GTK_WINDOW(mainWindow), ...
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libwebkitgtk-1.0-0 package

In my software I am using libwebkitgtk-1.0-0 package, which is necessary for proper running of my Software. I had this package installed on all my Laptops. But when I tried to install the Software on ...
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gnome applications wont start in Fluxbox desktop in Ubuntu 13.10 [on hold]

I have been using Fluxbox the lightweight window manager and desktop environment instead of Unity for a while since my openGL applications need all the GPU juice they can get . Since upgrading to ...
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Make app-specific .css file for gtk theme

I have conflict problems with using dark theme and a KDE application (kile). As you can see from the screenshot, the log area (at the bottom) is black on gray, which is very annoying to read. I know ...
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how to compile a C code to call an octave function and make the GUI using GTK+2

i am trying to call a octave function from C code but the problem is that when why run this command in octave mkoctfile --mex addition_GUI.c error occurs addition_GUI.c:1:20: fatal error: gtk/gtk.h: ...
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calling octave function from gtk+2 C code

how a built-in octave function can be called from a GTK+2 C code. i know how to call octave functions from C code by Mex files, but i don't know how i can call octave function from GTK+2 C code. is it ...
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CrashPlan app not launching

it is a very similar problem to that described here: Crashplan not starting. Fails to find swt-gtk However I have not succeded at resolving this issue. The error I get in ...
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Compiling wxWIDGETS 3.00 with wxGTK 2.8.12 in ubuntu 13.04

user:~/wid/wxGTK-2.8.12/gtk-build$ ../configure --enable-unicode --with-opengl checking build system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu checking host system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu checking ...
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Gnome overlay scrollbar in Firefox

I've been looking for a way to get Gnome's overlay scrollbar working in Firefox. By its appearance, it seems like Firefox is using the standard non-overlay GTK scrollbar, but I haven't found a way to ...
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Theme color conversion

Simple question. I like the Ambiance-dark theme found online, but I heavily dislike orange. I went in the theme files and modified the colour settings to green, but there is one little thing that I ...
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bash: No such file or directory

I've written a simple C program that uses the GTK+ visual interface (I can post the code if it's relevant). I can compile it without erros or warnings using: gcc -c s9p2.c pkg-config --cflags ...
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Chrome UI styles are not working under Ubuntu! GTK Theme is not working!

Chrome Version : 31.0.1650.63 (Official Build 238485) Extensions : Google docs, Lastpass Im on a brand new system, just installed Ubuntu. When I open chrome, normally the search box, alert windows ...
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Do I need gnome on my PC with 12.04LTS to install gtk themes?

I was just asking if I need gnome installed on my PC for me to install GTK themes......on UBUNTU 12.04LTS.
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changed something to a system file, please help

I messed arround with the colour values in the file : /usr/share/themes/Radiance/gtk-2.0/gtkrc Can someone post the first line of that file? Or tell me what the original colours are? I would like to ...
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“fatal error: gtk/gtk.h: No such file or directory” using make

I am trying to use make command to build. I am following this. I am compiling a code using GTK+2 and C language hp@ubuntu:~/amhello$ make make all-recursive make[1]: Entering directory ...
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Makefile:448: *** missing separator. Stop. error

i am trying to use make command to build but error occurs the tutorial i am following is click to open i am compiling a code using GTK+2 and C language hp@ubuntu:~/amhello$ autoreconf --install ...
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open text file and dispaly in GTK+2 and display

please tell how text file can be read and the data can be then manipulated in GTK+2 C language. i have tried to compile a code but the problem is that only one line is displayed from the text file ...
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How do I try the Gtk Wayland backend in ubuntu 13.10

Is there any way to run any Gtk application inside the Weston compositor in ubuntu 13.10?
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How to open 'Webkit Inspector' in GTK Webkit?

It is very easy in Node Webkit. How to do that in GTK webkit for debugging?
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please tell me how i can create .exe files for windows . my code is in C language gtk+

i want to create a .exe file which can run on windows. i have written a simple code to generate a window with a button in gtk. i have compiled this code and it is working properly using the command ...
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How to build GUI application in C language using GTK+?

I have written code in C language using GTK. This code gives a window with 2 buttons, but I do not know how to make the standalone GUI application from this code. Please explain to me step by step ...
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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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libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0:i386 not available on Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit; troubles with Adobe Air

I've been trying to install Adobe Air on my 64 bit Ubuntu machine. The first thing I tried was to follow this tutorial that symlinks the missing libraries, but it is under the impression that HAL was ...
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What's the matter with my GTK here?

Every time I run a gtk program such nautilus, synaptic, those kind of appears again and again but those programs can still run: (gnome-terminal:589): GLib-GObject-WARNING **: Two different plugins ...
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Build Gitg on 12.10, missing webkit2gtk-3.0

I got a dependency missing while building Gitg : webkit2gtk-3.0 >= 1.9.92 gee-0.8 json-glib-1.0 ) were not met: No package 'webkit2gtk-3.0' found Problem is I cannot figure out what ...
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How do I use the GTK+ development libraries in Ubuntu?

I've been programming for about a year and a half on Windows and I've just started getting used to the way things work on that platform, but now I'm interested in development on Linux and I've been ...
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Looking for a GUI for Postfix/Dovecot

Ok, to be clear, I am not interested in web based GUIs. What I'm making is something similar to the server administrator on Windows, which is just a sort of control panel with the ability to install ...
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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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Terminal command to know which gtk theme is in use

Is there a terminal command to find out which gtk theme is being used and whether the theme is in ~/.themes or in /usr/share/themes? On running gsettings get org.gnome.desktop.interface gtk-theme, I ...
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Text justification in gtk.MenuItem

I'm writing an appindicator python script for my Gnome panel (under Ubuntu 12.10, English as the system-wide language) with a gtk.Menu, containing MenuItem's with Hebrew labels. The text is correctly ...
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Glib error: Two different plugins tried to register 'BasicEngineFc'

Every time, I start a gtk program (such as nautilus) from command link, those errors repeat again and again: ... (nautilus:9156): GLib-GObject-WARNING **: Two different plugins tried to register ...
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Set Window Icon to Gtk Stock Icon in PyGtk

I am trying to add a Gtk stock icon to my window. Here is the code: #! /usr/bin/python from gi.repository import Gtk class MyWindow(Gtk.Window): def __init__(self): ...
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Numix Theme Removal : Resulting Mixed Themes

I tried installing Numix using the command: sudo apt-get install numix-gtk-theme numix-icon-theme numix-wallpaper-saucy But I didnt like it. So I tried removing it using sudo apt-get remove ...
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Gnome Tweak Tool completely not working

I Booted my computer up today and found that my gnome shell theme was gone, along with all my extensions and gtk window themes. I opened up tweak tool, and sure enough they were all disabled, but ...
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Different keyboard mapping after installing nvidia-prime

After installing nvidia-319, nvidia-settings-319 and nvidia-prime, my keyboard mapping is different. When I press the hyphen key, it enters a forward slash. And that's just one example. And it also ...
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Quickly app not working on raspberry pi

I started developing an app using quickly which will target a raspberry pi board. I have created a single screen so far which contains a few buttons and labels. I run this on the board by doing a ...
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How to change the selected item color in Ubuntu 13.10?

How do I change the default orange to something else? Upon the update, the dconf setting has ceased to work. I can change certain apps (gtk-2) using GNOME Color Chooser, but other apps like Libre ...
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Eclipse - not opening, it was working before, how to fix it and open the eclipse ide for python?

It was working since last night, this morning stop opening, how to fix this? sun@sun-M14xR2:~/Downloads/easyeclipse-python-1.3.1$ ./eclipse ./eclipse: error while loading shared libraries: ...
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Is it possible to update the app indicator from code?

I use ruby-libappindicator bindings to manage ubuntu application indicators. I want to indicate if port 3000 is used by any application. Port checking isn't a problem but I also need to update the ...
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How to add “position”: “mouse” in a GTK frameless webapp?

In Node Webkit we can add this to package.json. How to do this in GTK webkit (frameless). Can I add it somewhere in Mainwindow.ui? I am using Quickly to develop.
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How can I install Faience GTK theme in Ubuntu 13.10?

I have tried adding the PPA and installing through the terminal, but this did not work. Is there any way I can get the most recent version of Faience GTK theme as a .deb file so it can be installed ...
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How to enable chameleonic background using GTK webkit?

I have written the code and Chameleonic background is working with Node Webkit. But it is not working with GTK webkit.
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How can I disable “sync to vblank”?

I am developing a gtk application with opengl. How can I disable sync to vblank to test and debug my application? I tried nvidia-settings, this works for glxgears fine but not for my application. I ...
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How do I integrate Gnome applications properly in XFCE?

Recently I've installed Xfce. I had used Xubuntu some time ago and wanted to install it again because of the more extensive possibilities to configurate it. However, now I have one problem: some Gnome ...
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Has the Appindicator or GtkMenu API changed in Saucy? [on hold]

I've written a custom application indicator, which isn't working properly on saucy. The menu is initialised with a few items, then updates regularly, adding or removing menu items. This worked fine ...
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Qt compatibility with GTK themes (Qbittorrent)?

How can I make my Qbittorrent look somewhat more like my GTK theme or just normal without switching/changing my current theme? As usual I tried something and this came out: How it looks without ...
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Issue with mouse clicks in windows manager

It's a little hard to reproduce, but sometimes I seem to loose the ability to click on any windows. The active window has my keyboard focus, and clicking on any other window, or on the active window ...