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1answer
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How to start dconf and gconf in a non-Gnome environment?

I am running Openbox without any DE. And I also use some Qt apps such as VLC, Virtualbox and Skype. However, they require some gconf / dconf settings to be set. For instance to set the correct icon ...
0
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0answers
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Context menu icons in some Qt apps missing

The context (right click) menu icons are missing in some Qt apps like Virtualbox or Skype. Using: gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.interface menus-have-icons true fixes this problem for KDE apps ...
0
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0answers
590 views

How to install Ubuntu One for gnome-shell?

I'd like to install Ubuntu One on my gnome shell installation. I cannot install control-panel-qt because it changes all my desktop. How can I do this?
6
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1answer
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How to change QT (KDE) application icons for gnome?

I'm running gnome3 on Ubuntu 12.04 and my dolphin looks like this: I really don't like these oxygen themed icons and want to use the Faenza icons. I tried backing up the oxygen icons and ...
10
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2answers
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How do I get QSystemTrayIcon to show up in Gnome 3?

I can get a QSystemTrayIcon to show up in Unity by installing the sni-qt package which acts as a broker between the application and an application indicator for the program. However, running the ...
0
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1answer
684 views

What package do I install to use Oxygen in Qt4?

When you install some qt apps in ubuntu like smplayer and lyx, you can change their appearance eiher with their preferences menu or with the qt-config utility. You can choose between several themes ...
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6answers
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GTK+ in Kubuntu apps look bad

I have installed Evolution email client on Kubuntu 11.10 and it's not so cute as expected. Eclipse also looks bad. I have the GTK+ Appearance plugin in KDE System Settings and already tried QTCurve ...