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GNU / Linux January 2013 Desktops


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GNU / Linux January 2013 Desktops - Posting Guidelines

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Themes: Name/where you got it (with link would be nice).

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not officially January here yet but well i dont care :p lol

Default install of Fedora 17 64 bit

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Here's my virtual Hyper-V Xubuntu 12.10 x86 VM over XRDP:

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Rebuilt Ubutnu 12.10 to follow.

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Ubuntu 12.04 with gnome-shell.

greybird GTK, Faience icons

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How do you guys show that info in the terminal?

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archey is a way to do so.. also Haggis created a script for that and there are many other alternatives :)

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Thanks man, kinda cool.

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Kubuntu 12.10 x64

KDE SE 4.10 default wallpaper

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If you guys want to install archey on ubuntu,


sudo apt-get install lsb-release scrot


wget http://github.com/downloads/djmelik/archey/archey-0.2.8.deb


sudo dpkg -i archey-0.2.8.deb

If you want to make it run at terminal start, type

sudo gedit ~/.bashrc

FOR KDE REPLACE gedit with kate

Scroll down all the way, and on a new line type archey. Save close, relaunch your terminal and it should work. In theory, this should work with Haggis's script too. If anyone tries it out, let me know how it goes.

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A fresh install :)

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Click for Full

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Arch install running in Virtual Box. I write all my Pi code on it. And have been doing some QT Based stuff.

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gonna need to try arch in VM again i think lol

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My Ubuntu 12.10 Desktop!, last time using Ubuntu was in 2006!! It's so nice to see how it has been improved over the years, I'm triple booting it with Windows 8 and OS X 10.8.

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^ can you share your theme? windows + gtk + icons if possible

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^ can you share your theme? windows + gtk + icons if possible

i agree and i have to ask where is unity lol

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^ I asked the same to myself.. I believe the autohide feature is on

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i agree and i have to ask where is unity lol

Glad you two like it :D

I like the launcher on auto-hide better:

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Wallpaper

Icons: Faenza

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:tiheum/equinox

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install faenza-icon-theme

GTK Theme: Crunchy Blue

Window Theme : Crunchy Orange

Screenlets: Clear Calendar (included)

WideScapeweather

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Finally got Transparency working in XFCE again (Catalyst, Xrandr and XFWM compositing don't co-operate), so my desktop looks much nicer now :)

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Arch Linux x64

XFCE 4.10

Theme: Albatross

Wallpaper: Also Calm (credit to Yorak for pointing out the bad link)

Icons: Potenza (AUR Link)

UI Font: Adobe Source Sans Pro (AUR Link)

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Default GNOME 3.6 (or 3.4 can't remember) on Ubuntu 12.10.

Only showing my main monitor because otherwise it's too big to upload without using an external service.

Also couldn't get Haggis' script to do anything but sit and spin, so used Archey.

EDIT: This posting also shows all 3 the main usernames I use on stuff. Just noticed that.

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Arch Linux x64

XFCE 4.10

Theme: Albatross

Wallpaper: Eos

Icons: Potenza (AUR Link)

UI Font: Adobe Source Sans Pro (AUR Link)

Looking good! Are you using Infinality? Appears so. Hey, the wallpaper you linked to appears to be different than the one you are actually using. Do you think you could hook me up with the one you are using? It is very nice. Thanks in advance!

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Looking good! Are you using Infinality? Appears so. Hey, the wallpaper you linked to appears to be different than the one you are actually using. Do you think you could hook me up with the one you are using? It is very nice. Thanks in advance!

Haha, my bad, I tried a lot of wallpapers today and linked the wrong one. I'll fix it.

The actual one is Also Calm.

I'm actually not using Infinality, it's just the in-built XFCE font rendering with Anti-aliasing turned on and full hinting. :)

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