Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 12-17-2005, 02:21 AM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 15

Rep: Reputation: 0
Upgraded to KDE 3.5 gnome apps don't have theme

Hello everyone,

Please, let me just clear the air and say that I am not looking for "Switch to gnome it's better" type of answers. I have tried many desktops and KDE is the one for me.

I have recently upgraded to KDE 3.5.0 (which included a gtk upgrade as well gtk2-2.8.3-4).

My problem is that all of my gnome apps that used to try to follow the KDE theme, just look like crap now.

I've included this screenshot, note the radio buttons, and how the actual buttons and dropdowns do not have borders.

DOes anyone have any ideas, anyhelp would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks in advance,

EDIT: Alright, the answer to this was so simple. I had a theme which I compiled from, and it just had to be recompiled on the 3.5 system.

Last edited by xvalentinex; 12-17-2005 at 02:35 AM.
Old 12-18-2005, 11:44 AM   #2
Registered: Nov 2002
Location: Kent, England
Distribution: Debian Testing
Posts: 19,192
Blog Entries: 4

Rep: Reputation: 475Reputation: 475Reputation: 475Reputation: 475Reputation: 475
Glad to hear you fixed it and thanks for letting us know what the fix was.


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
gnome 2.6 theme is not working in kde salahuddin_66 Slackware 8 10-07-2007 04:37 AM
kde desktop displaying gnome theme? TigerOC Linux - Newbie 1 05-04-2004 09:25 PM
[SOLVED] KDE / Gnome theme overwriting desktop JZL240I-U Linux - General 5 07-23-2003 01:36 AM
Eyecandy: Gnome or KDE? What is your favorite theme? browny_amiga Linux - Software 2 05-30-2003 08:09 AM
kde/gnome: apps chekov Linux - General 1 07-28-2001 06:44 AM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:07 PM.

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