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Instruction on how to create KDE icon themes can be found here. All creative credit goes to the original authors of the very good https://techbase.kde.org site, here is an exctract: Icon Theme Usage When developing software make sure to use the icons for the proper context of the widgets that you'll be placing in the application. Using icons from the ...


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You can use alacarte or menulibre to modify the menu entries in XFCE. Try installing one of these: sudo apt-get install alarcarte sudo apt-get install menulibre I personally recommend the second one.


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Apparently this is because of a bug in gtk2-engines-murrine . I rolled back to the previous version of the package: sudo apt-get install gtk2-engines-murrine=0.98.2-0ubuntu2 and Voila! Everything is properly aligned again! You can track the bug here Additionally if you don't want to upgrade this package automatically in future: sudo echo "gtk2-engines-...


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I am trying to construct a (sort of) minimal Ubuntu installation with i3 as my window manager. My current version of this project may be found at: Automate setup for Ubuntu with i3wm: (mstaal/i3buntu) Even if the project itself is not of complete interest to you, the method behind constructing the setup may be. What I basically trying to do is to first ...


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This may be more than you want/need, but the landscape-common package automatically adds system information, including IP addresses to the MOTD. Welcome to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (GNU/Linux 4.4.0-28-generic x86_64) * Documentation: https://help.ubuntu.com * Management: https://landscape.canonical.com * Support: https://ubuntu.com/advantage ...


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You can follow steps given here First install dconf-tools sudo apt-get install dconf-tools After installation open dconf-editor go to org –> gnome –> nautilus –> preferences and choose always-use-location-entry


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The command to get a fixed string into the clipboard is very easy, it's simply xsel -ib <<< 'Your string goes here' or if you want to read the string from a file xsel -ib < your-file.txt or from a command output your-command | xsel -ib Directly writing a fixed string by emulating keypresses is not much more complex though xvkbd -file -...


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All DE's are capable of changing icon sets that you can download in their respective "Appearance", or "Look and Feel" menus. You can also manually change each one in file property windows by clicking the icon on the properties page, and choose any icon you want. To specifically change only Skype's system tray icon, see the answer here : Change skype tray ...



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