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Barney T.    2,106

GNU / Linux February 2013 Desktops - Posting Guidelines

* Embedded images should be smaller than or equal to 1440x900 (preferably 1024x768)

The file size for image previews should be no larger than 500 KB

Images linked externally should be no larger than 3 MB

* If you plan to img-embed your desktop, please try to keep it under 100k (It's recommended that you link it, externally).

* Stay within the board rules, no matter how yummy you may believe it to be.

* If you are going to quote, there isn't a need to quote an img-embeded picture - Just don't do it. Please just reference the post by page number/page link/etc.

* Off Topic Posts will be edited or removed.

* The desktops thread is not to be used as a means to post images of a pornographic or otherwise provocative nature. We do not support a babes forum and neither will we in an unofficial capacity. Please help to keep the thread relevant and safe to browse for everyone.

* The moderators of this forum reserve the right to edit or remove your posts as necessary so they may comply with our Community Rules.

* In the interests of keeping the thread on topic it is strongly urged that you format your posts in the following order:

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

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

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

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

* Please use reduced-size thumbnails, where possible, out of respect for people running on lower bandwidth or screen resolutions.

Important Note: Any image posted that is over established guidelines

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Yorak    416

Only the wallpaper has changed since last month:

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+longgonebn    74

My February Desktop

As simple as possible, how I like it.

Theme - Mediterranean Night GTK

Icons - Faience Ocre

Wallpaper - Wall is from Wallbase, but it's this Artist.

Tcfo86ql.jpg

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atlef    1

Nothing special. Mint Nadia 14 64bit Cinnamon.

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cork1958    1,073

Don't use Linux on a daily basis, but it is installed on a few of my machines. Just not on one now.

I always like this Linux monthly desktop topic way more than the Windows version of same topic as it seems to me that things just look better in Linux. Don't know why, but maybe it's just the plain simplicity of Linux and it's looks. :)

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beanboy89    169

Mint 14 running from a flash drive.

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medhunter    30

No change for me

My February Desktop

As simple as possible, how I like it.

Theme - Mediterranean Night GTK

Icons - Faience Ocre

Wallpaper - Wall is from Wallbase, but it's this Artist.

Tcfo86ql.jpg

This is cute.I changed it.

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Colin McGregor    569

1JryNCs.png

Gentoo

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Hardi    15
010213.jpg

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tim_s    42

Only the wallpaper has changed since last month:

ZY4VxBMl.jpg

I really like this, the simplicity of it all. colors are not disruptive to the surrounding windows, the design is simple as background noise but when taking a closer look, shows a little more depth.

NICE!

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firey    3,579

sshotvq.jpg

OS: Arch Linux

DE: Cinnamon

DE Theme: Minty

Icons: Faence

Wallpaper: A google image result for "wallpaper"

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Syanide    591

80oDA8Z.png

Netbook running Lubuntu 12.10. Huge thanks to the forum member who recently asked about the details of a desktop I posted here two years ago, it reminded me of how nice wingpanel was on a small screen.

Dock: Plank

Panel: lxpanel in custom 'wingpanel' mode

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Yorak    416

I really like this, the simplicity of it all. colors are not disruptive to the surrounding windows, the design is simple as background noise but when taking a closer look, shows a little more depth.

NICE!

Thank you. :) Yeah, I am kind of obsessive compulsive about stuff. It took me forever to find a wallpaper that contrasted the Arch logo well enough, lol.

So what DE/WM are you running on your Gentoo install? I have not played with Gentoo in a few months, I should throw it in a VM sometime. Some things about it that I certainly prefer over Arch, but I suppose I got a bit lazy over time.

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+simonlang    530

a bit of ferrari inspired :)

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derkim    111

my PI without a Desktop

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jaroli.tamas    4

@Hardi: could you share that wallpaper? It looks so nice!

@Syanide You are welcome! (if It was me :D )

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Hardi    15

@Hardi: could you share that wallpaper? It looks so nice!

@Syanide You are welcome! (if It was me :D )

Here - http://wallpaper-bac...road-wallpaper/

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jaroli.tamas    4

Thank you!

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Haggis    981

my gentoo VM

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Fish    48

Can I play? :D

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Installed #! this afternoon, and I've been having a little play this evening. I've been away from Linux for some years, but I've come back to see how things have moved on. So far, things are looking good (Y)

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Yorak    416

Can I play? :D

Installed #! this afternoon, and I've been having a little play this evening. I've been away from Linux for some years, but I've come back to see how things have moved on. So far, things are looking good (Y)

Damn, that's a lot of RAM usage for Openbox...

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Fish    48

Damn, that's a lot of RAM usage for Openbox...

I had a lot of tabs open in Chrome, so it's probably that.

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Gerowen    1,116

Ubuntu Linux 12.10 64 bit

Wallpaper is a photograph I took today on a walk in the woods on our property.

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Yorak    416

I had a lot of tabs open in Chrome, so it's probably that.

Aye, probably. Looks very nice though. I love CrunchBang's default config.

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