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Re: chameleon colours for the global menu
This project will match the ambiance theme colours to those used by
1) Download the tar.gz and extract the files anywhere you like.
2) Set the ambiance-chameleon script to run at startup.
3) Log out and back in.
4) Change your wallpaper or re-select the current one
Hope this helps. I use it with 66% panel opacity.
On 04/10/12 21:59, Alan Bell wrote:
> Hi all,
> the launcher and dash and HUD are all very pretty and pick out colours
> from the wallpaper (with a terrible algorithm that shouldn't work as
> well as it does but that is another story), if you turn the panel
> transparency down to 0.01 you get a similar effect in the panel
> (turning it to zero messes things up a bit though) so this is rather
> sweet looking. The dropdown global menu and indicators are however big
> square cornered grey slabs
> can we make those pick up chameleon colours, with maybe white text
> like the HUD? Even better to look just like the HUD/Dash with the
> chunky grey outline, blur background and curves that blend it into the
> launcher/panel frame.