[SATLUG] Desktop customization

Todd W. Bucy r3d91ll at grandecom.net
Thu Aug 19 03:36:39 CDT 2010

You dont want to use Kubuntu with this setup.  Rather use Ubuntu.  If
you have already installed Kubuntu then you will need to install the
gnome deskmanager.  use the following command in your terminal:
sudo apt-get -y install ubuntu-desktop


On Thu, 2010-08-19 at 10:57 -0500, Michael wrote:
> Kubuntu 10.4
> After an hour of googling, I realized Win 7 had a (rudimentary) built in 
> partition manager. It sufficed for what I wanted it to do.
> Now, I haven't used KDE in a little over a year. I hated everything 
> about KDE 4.*. Now that I have 10.4 installed, the first thing I 
> attempted to do was to get it to look and feel like 3.5. But instead, I 
> want it to look like the number two option at the website below:
> http://maketecheasier.com/10-of-the-best-linux-desktop-customization-screenshots-to-inspire-your-creativity/2008/11/28
> It lists the following as the things I need:
>     * GTK themes – BiMetallico 1.1
>     * Icon – Mac4Lin ver.0.4 GTK Icon Theme
>     * Screenlets – widescape weather, digital clock and clear calendar
> Is this something that is compatible with Kubuntu 10.4/KDE 4.* ?

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