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Looks like something or the other modified your .bashrc, since there's no mention of PS1 in it at all. For the moment, make a backup of your .bashrc and restore the original, and start a new shell: cp ~/.bashrc{,.bak} cp /etc/skel/.bashrc ~/.bashrc /etc/skel contains a skeleton profile used for setting up a new user's home directory, so it should contain ...


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The prompt is set by using the PS1 variable. This can be defined in several places depending on your setup. If the new prompt is specific to your user, you can run the following command to check which file it is defined in: grep -H PS1 ~/.bashrc ~/.profile ~/.bash_profile ~/bash.login If that returns nothing, broaden the search (some of these files ...


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I was able to hack this functionality into the code of cinnamon 2.2 running on debian 8. This should also work on Ubuntu, maybe the path is a bit different. open this file in an editor /usr/share/cinnamon/applets/window-lost@cinnamon.org/applet.js find function _getContentPreferredWidth: function(actor, forHeight, alloc) change alloc.natural_size = 150 * ...


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You can manually change the colors: Open $HOME/.kde/share/apps/desktoptheme/Elegance/colors in your favorite editor (vim, Kate, Sublime, ...) Locate the [Colors:Button] section Change ForegroundActive and ForegroundNormal to some darker color Colors are written as R,G,B values. You can use some color picker to get the values for the color you want. Save ...


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Probably this is Pantheon (Elementary OS). http://distrowatch.com/images/cgfjoewdlbc/elementary.png And this question is off-topic here, it should be asked on https://unix.stackexchange.com


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The problem was apparently caused by leftover files in the /usr/share/themes directory. I knew that the files causing the entries in the Ubuntu Tweak Tool and other tweak tools should reside in either /usr/share/themes or ~/.themes since I deleted the latter one I found out that the files causing the problem was in the /usr/share/themes directory, I deleted ...


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As Unity is based on the GTK stack and Ubuntu uses a slightly modified version of it you can't just install another version. Remove GTK+3.12 and any dependencies that are not from the Ubuntu repositories and install Ubuntu's version of GTK


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Default themes directory is /usr/share/themes/ but it's editable only for root. If You want to edit themes the default directory for current user would be ~/.themes/ I believe.


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You can change your Ubuntu theme by going into System Settings --> Appearance Your custom themes are present in the ~/.themes directory ( and in /usr/share/themes/ unless you have not installed it as root user ) with their own name. Simply deleting the folder (name of the theme you want to delete) will remove the theme.



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