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A modern light theme for your GNOME desktop




Silviance is a modern light GTK3 theme for Gnome inspired by Radiance. It supports Gnome Shell and Unity. The theme is compatible with GTK 3.4 and uses the Unico engine., it also includes a GTK 2.0 theme using Murrine engine.

While using this theme with Gnome-Shell, this theme was created tougth to be used with Maximus extension so that the top bar blends well with maximizaed window

This theme is licensed under GNU General Public License version 3.

Theme Installation

Extract the files to the themes directory:

"~/.themes/" or "/usr/share/themes"

Use gnome-tweak-tool a.k.a Advanced Settings to select the GTK and metacity themes.


gconftool-2 -s --type string /apps/metacity/general/theme "Silviance"

gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.interface gtk-theme "Silviance"

About GNOME:

GNOME is an international effort to build a complete desktop environment—the graphical user interface which sits on top of a computer operating system—entirely from free software. This goal includes creating software development frameworks, selecting application software for the desktop, and working on the programs which manage application launching, file handling, and window and task management.

GNOME is part of the GNU Project and can be used with various Unix-like operating systems, most notably Linux, and as part of Java Desktop System in Solaris.

The name originally stood for GNU Network Object Model Environment, though this acronym is deprecated. The GNOME project puts heavy emphasis on simplicity, usability, and making things “just work”.
Last updated on July 17th, 2012
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