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[Bug 1363910] Re: GTK2 theme not loaded from ~/.local/share/themes


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On 2014-12-08T11:28:31+00:00 sixsixfive wrote:

Seems Xfce-settings is unable to set the gtk2 theme if the theme is
installed to ~/.local/share/themes.

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** Changed in: xfce4-settings
       Status: Unknown => Confirmed

** Changed in: xfce4-settings
   Importance: Unknown => Medium

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  GTK2 theme not loaded from ~/.local/share/themes

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Bug description:
  In Xubuntu 13.10 I was able to load themes from ~/.local/share/themes.

  In Xubuntu 14.04 I can still load the GTK3 theme, but not the GTK2

  Load the themes from ~/.themes.

  Cluttered home directory.

  How to reproduce:
  1. Download a theme and put in in ~/.themes.
  2. Open settings manager and a GTK3 app. (I used gedit.)
  3. Apply the downloaded theme.
  So far everything should work.

  4.  Move the downloaded theme to ~/.local/share/themes.
  5. Apply another theme and reapply the downloaded one.
  At this point only the GTK2 theme is loaded.

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
  Package: xfce4 (not installed)
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.13.0-35.62-generic
  Uname: Linux 3.13.0-35-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.14.1-0ubuntu3.3
  Architecture: amd64
  CurrentDesktop: XFCE
  Date: Mon Sep  1 11:12:59 2014
  SourcePackage: xfce4
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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