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Re: Debian Themes

On Tue, Mar 14, 2006 at 06:11:27AM +0000, Indraveni wrote:
> Hello Sir,
>   We are creating a Linux distribution based on
> Debian. For that I want to create our own themes. I am
> having only the images. Now I want to know how i can
> proceed to create a theme and  make it the default
> theme when I install my own distribution.
>   I came to now some basice regarding this, that I
> need to create an icon theme. metacity theme and GTK
> theme. for this. But I am not knowing how I should
> start for this. how can I build them and wher eI need
> to place them. Do I need to modify in gnome-themes or
> gnome-extras-themes package OR build a new pacakage.
>  Please guide me in tihis aspect. How I shd start?

1. Lern how to add your own "theme" to installed package.
2. Create a package which does nothin but replacing existing default
   Debian installation.  When you do this, you consider using
   dpkg-divert command so your changes work fine without violating

Oh, well.  I think it is time for me to go to sleep.  But this shoud be
close to right answer.


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