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Old 12-28-2005, 09:16 PM   #1
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Creating my own gnome icon theme!! PLS HELP

i'm using gnome 2.8 , i would like to creat my own icon theme, are the any sofwares available to do this in linux?

Old 12-29-2005, 12:08 AM   #2
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Gimp and inkscape.
Old 12-29-2005, 12:43 AM   #3
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i dont want to creat icons, i want use exsisting icons to make themes, like for example i want to tell like this icon should assinged to hdd, this icon should assinged to my home foler, some thing like that.. for another example like you can go to and download a icon theme, extract it to ~/.icons folder and go to theme manager, select the theme and the correct icons will be applied on the system, like that i want to create a icon theme


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Old 12-29-2005, 04:14 AM   #4
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Just creat the images and package them the way Gnome want.
See the help page on for more information.


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