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Canta-gtk-theme

Canta is a flat Material Design theme for GTK 3, GTK 2 and Gnome-Shell which supports GTK 3 and GTK 2 based desktop environments like Gnome, Unity, Budgie, Pantheon, XFCE, Mate, etc.

This theme is based on materia gtk theme of nana-4. Thanks nana-4 sincerely for his great job!

materia gtk theme: https://github.com/nana-4/materia-theme

Info

GTK+ 3.20 or later

GTK2 engines requirment

  • GTK2 engine Murrine 0.98.1.1 or later.
  • GTK2 pixbuf engine or the gtk(2)-engines package.

Fedora/RedHat distros:

yum install gtk-murrine-engine gtk2-engines

Ubuntu/Mint/Debian distros:

sudo apt-get install gtk2-engines-murrine gtk2-engines-pixbuf

ArchLinux:

pacman -S gtk-engine-murrine gtk-engines

Other: Search for the engines in your distributions repository or install the engines from source.

Install Or Uninstall

Open the terminal at current directory.

Run

./install.sh

Install tips

Usage: ./Install [OPTIONS...]

OPTIONS:
-d, --dest Specify theme destination directory (Default: $HOME/.themes)
-n, --name Specify theme name (Default: Canta)
-c, --color Specify theme bright variant(s) [standard/dark/light] (Default: All variants)
-t, --theme Specify theme color variant(s) [standard/blue/indigo] (Default: All variants)
-s, --size Specify theme size variant [standard/compact] (Default: All variants)
-o, --ordinary Install theme without nautilus background image
-g, --gdm Install GDM theme
-i, --icon Install icon theme
-h, --help Show this help

FOR EXAMPLE

./install.sh -c light -s compact -r square

Install light compact square version of Canta theme

./install.sh -d $HOME/.tmp -b

Install Canta theme with nautilus background image in $HOME/.tmp

Install from Snap

Get it from the Snap Store

You can install the theme from the Snap Store оr by running:

sudo snap install canta-themes

To connect the theme to an app run:

sudo snap connect [other snap]:gtk-3-themes canta-themes:gtk-3-themes
sudo snap connect [other snap]:icon-themes canta-themes:icon-themes

Icon

Canta icon theme

Canta icon theme use numix-icon-theme-circle icon theme for Inherits,

so if you want a better experience you should install numix-circle first

numix-icon-theme-circle : https://github.com/numixproject/numix-icon-theme-circle

(Just install numix-circle nomal, Canta icon theme will use its icons resources for missing part!)

Install Canta theme with icon theme

./install.sh -i

Kde theme

Canta-kde

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Canta is a flat Material Design theme for GTK 3, GTK 2 and Gnome-Shell which supports GTK 3 and GTK 2 based desktop environments like Gnome, Unity, Budgie, Pantheon, XFCE, Mate, etc.

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