Desktop Theme Spec

Olivier Goffart ogoffart at
Sun Apr 20 10:21:49 PDT 2008

Le samedi 19 avril 2008, dan_500 at a écrit :
> I think unified desktop experience is a big aim of the freedesktop
> project, isn't it?
> There should be one standard for Desktop Themes. One Standard, which
> specific SVG graphics and colors. Store the themes in XDG_THEMES_DIR and
> create an standard to set the used theme and the additional
> color-Informations.
> So any toolkit (GTK+, QT, libxul,...) could use this theme. You can use
> any toolkit API you want. We have a Icon Naming Specification, we can do
> this for themes, too.

Actually, you can use any KDE or Qt  theme in Gtk with the gtk-qt theme engine

And It is verry possible to write the opposite (a Qt style that use the gtk 

(And i wonder what would happen if you use both two in the same time :-))
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