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Faenza Icons

Postby Oscar799 on Thu Mar 08, 2012 6:17 am

Faenza Icons can be downloaded from DeviantArt here - http://tiheum.deviantart.com/gallery/#/d2v6x24
They also have a PPA - instructions here http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2010/08/faen ... ets-a-ppa/

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There are a lot of extra icon packages to choose from here http://gnome-look.org/index.php?xsortmo ... 21&page=13
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Re: Faenza Icons

Postby Amithiel on Tue Jun 19, 2012 11:40 am

they won't work on mate, i wonder why :S. installed and applied correctly tough
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Re: Faenza Icons

Postby Oscar799 on Tue Jun 19, 2012 12:06 pm

I have Faenza icons working perfectly with Mint 13 MATE and Mint 13 Cinnamon - but I installed them in a different way,I'd already made backup copies of the individual icon sets from my Mint 12 install and I simply copied them to ./icons (I seem to remember that folder didn't exist in MATE and I had to create it)
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Re: Faenza Icons

Postby Amithiel on Tue Jun 19, 2012 12:15 pm

nevermind. Installed faenza with the PPA, and they work fine. however, if you drag the tar to appearance window, not all the icones are applied, which is weird. from all the packs i tried, i woulde say 30% of them work, simply by dragging.
anyway, i'm sticking to faenza, since i got it working
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Re: Faenza Icons

Postby compazter on Wed Jun 20, 2012 11:47 pm

Oscar799 wrote:I have Faenza icons working perfectly with Mint 13 MATE and Mint 13 Cinnamon - but I installed them in a different way,I'd already made backup copies of the individual icon sets from my Mint 12 install and I simply copied them to ./icons (I seem to remember that folder didn't exist in MATE and I had to create it)


Can u upload index.theme, or can u tell me how to make this file.
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Re: Faenza Icons

Postby Oscar799 on Thu Jun 21, 2012 4:06 am

I'll walk you through it with a set of Faenza Icons
First I downloaded Faenza Black from here http://horst3180.deviantart.com/#/d41aokd
I right-clicked the downloaded file and chose "Extract here"
I dragged and dropped the extracted file into /.icons - for system wide use use usr/share/icons instead
I opened Menu>Preferences>CinnamonSettings>Themes>Other Settings checked the "Icons" drop down menu and there they were ready to be selected

For MATE the installation is the same but you select them via Menu>Preferences>Appearance>Customise>Icons
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Re: Faenza Icons

Postby compazter on Thu Jun 21, 2012 12:21 pm

My problem solved now. My mistake yesterday is i downloaded the wrong file, i download the source file not the icon theme.
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