Desktop Suite for Xfce
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Desktop Suite for Xfce


Copyright 2009–2012 Pasi Lallinaho, Simon Steinbeiß

Bluebird is dual-licensed as GPLv2 or later and CC-BY-SA 3.0 or later.


  • Satyajit Sahoo
  • Markus Klinga
  • Lawand

Bluebird was the default theme in Xubuntu 10.10.

The Bluebird desktop suite includes:

  • GTK+ themes
  • xfwm theme
  • metacity theme (by Oleg Olegovich)

The Gtk+3 theme uses the builtin engine and consequently has no dependencies.

Build dependencies

Debian or Ubuntu:

sudo apt install autoconf libgdk-pixbuf2.0-dev librsvg2-dev sassc


dnf install gdk-pixbuf2-devel librsvg2-devel sassc

Install without admin privileges

./ --prefix=$HOME/.local
make install

Install for all users

sudo make install