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Attack of the Clones by jurialmunkey Attack of the Clones by jurialmunkey
Attack of the Clones
GTK and Metacity theme by jurialmunkey

This is an experimental theme that I've been toying with for a while. Finally got it to an acceptable point where I feel like I can release it. Due to the experimental nature, there will probably be some bugs. Please don't hesitate to leave a comment with a link to a screenshot showing any bugs you find. Some I may have just missed or are in programs I don't use, others may not be able to be fixed.

I hope you enjoy it.



Instructions
Extract the Attack-of-the-Clones.tar.gz from the .zip
Open up Appearance preferences, Click install and select the .tar.gz file you extracted.

To install for Root programs (e.g. Synaptic), in a terminal run:
sudo ln -s /home/<insert your username here>/.themes /root/.themes

I'm using the Droid font family at 8pt. The Metacity is designed for 8pt Bold Droid Sans or 8pt Bold Ubuntu. Other sizes might have issues.

Requires Murrine 0.98 (included in Maverick)

Nautilus Elementary is required for the breadcrumbs.

If you don't wish to install nautilus elementary, and would prefer to use GTK breadcrumbs, do the following:
gedit ~/.themes/Attack-of-the-Clones/gtk-2.0/gtkrc
Scroll down to the bottom of the file and replace the line
include "Apps/nautilus.rc"
with
include "Apps/nautilus-gtk.rc"



Programs With Known Issues
Evolution: Issues with the Headers on the Mail list, working on a fix.

Non-GTK-Apps (OpenOffice, VLC, Skype): These apps don't use the dark style as it was the only way to get them to a usable point

Pidgin: Issues with text colour in some parts, working on a fix.



Thanks
Thanks to the code in the Atolm and Elegant-Gnome themes for teaching me a number of ways to fix issues in dark themes, and also Atolm for the scrollbar trough pixmaps and Elegant-Gnome for the infobar pixmaps.


Change Log
v0.2 :: Minor Evolution Fixes ::
- Fixed hard to read text in message preview window
- Fixed some spacing issues in the message list header icons

v0.1 :: Released ::
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sabe2222 Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2013
men, i have ubuntu 13.04 and i do not know how to install it, can you help me please??
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Rasa13 Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2013
these wont work on gtk3 . :(
I really miss his themes tho.
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Aky123 Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2013
This theme can be intall on backtrack 5 r3 ?
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Aky123 Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2013
This theme can be install on backtrack ?
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b9anders Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2012
Magnificent theme. My only criticism is that the decision to go with light menus and panel makes it difficult to go with a monochromatic theme, as the general backgrounds are dark. Excellent theme overall though.

That emerald theme looks gorgeous too.
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bigcyco1 Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Great work bud.
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SamDeRe81 Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2011
Vitally important to have :D Great job!
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alprincenofl Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2011
I have installed/test it but it just changed the theme only without the icons and the menu :/
How can i install the menu and the icons ?

Thanks.
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alprincenofl Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2011
Simply ... Amazing!
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grvrulz Featured By Owner May 26, 2011  Professional General Artist
awesome... :D :D i've gotta port it to gtk3 for sure.. :D
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