QTStep Original

Aurorae Themes gnustep nextstep openstep retro windowmaker

Source (link to git-repo or to original if based on someone elses unmodified work): https://www.opencode.net/abgr/qtstep

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Description:

A theme inspired by the WindowMaker/GNUStep look. I made it to match my QTStep QtCurve theme, since QtCurve window decorations seem to be dead.
As aurorae doesn't have proper color scheme support, i made several color variants, and i included the 'source' version, which contains a script to generate new variants based on a KDE color scheme.

tags:windowmaker,wmaker,gnustep,openstep,nextstep,retro,classic
Last changelog:

1.5 1 year ago

-updated border/highlight/hover shades
-added 19p and 35p sizes

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wesbluemarine

1 year ago

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wesbluemarine

1 year ago

Do you think you can manage to make a Qstep theme for openbox?

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abgr

1 year ago

i'll look into it, but from what i remember, openbox cannot be themed freely - only a limited set of gradients and boxes and such.
but if you need something more lightweight than kwin/aurorae, you could try the xfwm4 QTStep theme.

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wesbluemarine

1 year ago

Yes, I'm already with kwin/aurorae and I like it, but I have too mane useless dependencies.
Fluxbo should support pixmap images, like xfwm4, what do you think?

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wesbluemarine

1 year ago

Really great theme, what are those dockapps?

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wesbluemarine

1 year ago

I answer myself, they are the default widgets of Lxpanel.
Impressive!

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cocofifi

1 year ago

Excellent theme - subtle and complete. I'm using one of the red variants and it's really nice to have the choice of several colors.

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unxusr

1 year ago

nice theme ! how do I install it ? (forgive my newbie question)

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abgr

1 year ago

or, alternatively, just extract the files to the aurorae themes folder
on my system, that is ~/.local/share/aurorae/themes

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abgr

1 year ago

Go to System Settings > Application Style > Window Decorations, then "Get New Decorations"

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Jazqa

2 years ago

9 Good looking, clean and solid. I prefer this kind of design over material design and over-the-top transparency design.

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andreyorst

2 years ago

Its really good, thanks alot for your work.
But when you said that you work on a theme which will match that oldish look i had in my head something like this: https://pp.userapi.com/c837438/v837438170/3696d/_lknqazFY7A.jpg (it is CDE from solaris)

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1.5 1 year ago

-updated border/highlight/hover shades
-added 19p and 35p sizes

0.7 1 year ago

-made borders darker
-added some color schemes, removed some

0.6 1 year ago

-changed shading from HSL to Simple (as is used in WindowMaker)
-added some color schemes, removed some

0.5.1 1 year ago

-updates to the scripts for generating the themes. no visual change in the resulting themes.

0.5 1 year ago

-added innerdark border also in between buttons
-updated innerdark shade

0.4 2 years ago

-added innerdark shade for a more raised look (if you don't like this change -> get source version, change innerdark shading to '1' in make_color_scheme.sh)

0.3 2 years ago

-made glyphs shorter
-modified restore glyph

0.2 2 years ago

-made glyphs a bit thicker
-added highlight border to maximized decoration
-added script to generate new color variants based on a KDE color scheme

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product-maker wesbluemarine Aug 28 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker Jazqa Aug 29 2017 9 excellent
Good looking, clean and solid. I prefer this kind of design over material design and over-the-top transparency design.
product-maker andreyorst Apr 28 2017 9 excellent
product-maker Base: 4 x 5.0 Ratings
wesbluemarine
Aug 28 2018
cocofifi
May 03 2018
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