Elegant Light 0.1

A light version of the Elegant Brit theme

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GPL (GNU General Public License) 
Eugene Popenko
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The Elegant Light theme is a mod of Elegant Brit, by fmrbpensador.

Developer comments

Elegant Brit is a nice theme, but contrast between bright white windows and deep black panel just too much for my eyes, and so I, while keeping all core components of the theme (like simplicity, flat and stylish look), decided to get rid of high contrast and in exchange make theme look light and smooth. I think I succeeded somehow. At least I really like, what I got as the result! Hope you will enjoy it too.

There are two Metacity windows decoration - with and without borders. If you use some compositing manager with shadow effects - I suggest you choose "No border" version. If not - hmm you can try it too, but it is a bit confusing sometimes.

Waiting for comments, recommendations, suggestions, criticism and other scary stuff I really appreciate all feedback that I can get.

How to install?

· Right click on your desktop and select Change Desktop Background
· Click on the first tab: Theme
· Drag and drop the theme's archive in the Appearance Preferences window.
· If everything is OK, you will receive a confirmation message and you can activate the theme just by clicking on it.

About GNOME:

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Last updated on August 7th, 2009


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