LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 12-18-2003, 02:00 AM   #1
TrippyChik
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Location: FL
Distribution: Red Hat 9
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
trouble installing GTK themes


Okay here goes...wanna change my theme in RH 9...okay...so I put a bunch of GTK themes on disk ( yes they were tar.gz files) and then saved them to a folder on my hard drive. Then I open up my themes window from the preferences tab and click on install theme. I click on browse and it does its thing and I direct it exactly where it should go, click install theme and voila! nothing. So then it tells you you can drag and click...yeah that is also a no go. What am I not doing or doing wrong? Is it because I don't have any type of unzipping program like WinZip? Or at least I don't have one I'm aware of. Soooo.....HELP!!!
 
Old 03-30-2004, 06:43 PM   #2
blendmaster
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Location: Colorado
Distribution: Gentoo Linux 2004.1
Posts: 61

Rep: Reputation: 15
You need to unzip them to install them. Im suprized you don't have file-roller or Ark. If you are using Gnome, (which you should) you can right click on the archive to extract it in Nautilus.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Trouble installing XMMS, gtk/glib issues. MDBlueIce Linux - Newbie 11 02-26-2005 09:00 PM
Having trouble building and installing GTK+ Plz Help! Gormless Linux - Software 5 10-10-2004 09:26 PM
Trouble Installing GTK The Oate Mandriva 22 08-25-2004 08:47 AM
Trouble installing BitchX --with-gtk n3tw0rk Linux - Software 2 01-19-2004 05:03 AM
Trouble Installing KDE Themes in RH 9 newbiedude Linux - Newbie 6 11-12-2003 12:39 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:04 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration