Re: Current environment to support different themes
On 2010-06-20, Valessio Brito <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> There is no standard on naming packages, it also undermines the basic
> user select a theme complete.
> What I propose is to follow a pattern, having more options on
> issues and be able to recover from earlier themes debian release.
Basically, many users uses tab completion, and I think it is better to
be able to tabcomplete from kdm<tab> to find kdm themes rather than
having to vrite theme-kdm-foo, and the themes is also seen when doing
apt-get install foo<tab>, for example
$ sudo apt-get install splash<tab><tab><tab>
> Another possibility is to install the subject site or a customized
> debian, type themes-debianedu-all ... or themes-brdesktop-all ...
> BrDesktop is adapting the theme to debian Brazilians.
> If you want a new theme for GDM or KDM, I will try: theme-gdm-* or
> xfce in theme-xfce-* (theme-xfce-brdesktop, theme-xfce-debianedu... )
why not xfce-theme-* and gdm-theme-* ?
these are extra artwork provided by upstream in the release of
Note that there is also cursors.