A Google/ChromeOS style LightDM Webkit greeter theme
This is a theme for LightDM Webkit (
It's designed to be a mix between the usual Google log in screen, and the log in screen that you will find on ChromeOS.
I created this for use on Arch Linux on my HP Chromebook 11, so it only has the basic features of:
- Selecting an available user from a dropdown
- Entering their password
- Seeing their profile picture
- Restarting the computer
- Shutting the computer down
- A clock!
How to install
Instructions will differ for every platform, but I can tell you how to install it on Arch Linux:
- Install and enable
- In the terminal,
- Clone this repository here, it should create a folder called
- Enable the theme in your
Setting your own user picture
There are a couple of methods you can use to set your user picture in LightDM:
- Put a
jpgof your face in your home directory as a file called
Icon=/path/to/your/face.pngto the bottom of
Copyright © 2014 Max Glenister firstname.lastname@example.org
This work is free. You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the WTFPL (Do What The Fuck You Want To Public License), Version 2, as published by Sam Hocevar. See http://www.wtfpl.net/ for more details.