I have installed Compiz on Xubuntu 11.10 with
sudo apt-get install compiz compizconfig-settings-manager compiz --replace ccp &
In the process the XFCE window decoration theme is overridden by that of Compiz (Gtk) which uses the Adwaita theme instead of the Greybird theme. Since Gtk is doing window decoration, I cannot change it back using the XFCE settings.
I just need compiz for scale and window switch and I would like to return window decoration to XFCE (Xfwm4) or to be able to change the Gtk window decoration theme.
How can I do that?
I have found part of the (workaround) answer already:
- download Greybird Gtk theme
- install theme (here is where I failed I think)
- use dconf-editor to change the Gtk theme in
The problem really at stage 2 is where do I place the theme? I tried in
~/.themes/ and then changed the value of
gtk-theme in the editor to
Greybird. But I saw no change.