Faba Icon Theme
Faba is a sexy and modern FreeDesktop icon set with Tango and elementary influences. It is specifically designed to be a base icon set for the Moka icon theme
Copying or Reusing
This project has mixed licencing. You are free to copy, redistribute and/or modify aspects of this work under the terms of each licence accordingly (unless otherwise specified).
The Faba icon assets are licenced under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 License.
Included scripts are free software licenced under the terms of the GNU General Public License, version 3.
Installing & Using
You can build and install Faba from source using Meson.
# build meson "build" --prefix=/usr # install sudo ninja -C "build" install
By default it installs to
/usr/ but you can specify a different directory with a prefix like:
After which you should be able to pick Faba as your icon or cursor theme in GNOME Tweak tool, or you can set either from a terminal with:
# set the icon theme gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.interface icon-theme "Faba"
To uninstall Faba, simply run the following. (If you installed it without superuser priveleges just omit the
sudo ninja -C "build" uninstall
Once uninstalled you can reset your icon and cursor theme to the default setting by running the following.
# reset icon theme to default gsettings reset org.gnome.desktop.interface icon-theme