Does anybody know a GUI tool for editing /creating themes for E16? If
it doesn't exist, can you pleasepoint out where there's a good
documentation for creating themes for E16? Thanks.
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From: Robert G. Werner <rwerner@mi...> - 2003-04-30 03:54:19
Didier Casse wrote:
> Does anybody know a GUI tool for editing /creating themes for E16? If
> it doesn't exist, can you pleasepoint out where there's a good
> documentation for creating themes for E16? Thanks.
Hate to say it but the best doccumentation is is to read the source,
in particular, the contents of '$PREFIX/share/enlightenment/config/'
directory. Raster used a nifty macro based system for defining the
various files that go into making a theme and these files all define
Also, the backup.config files are a theme that you could use as an
example. There are lots of other e.16 themes out in the wild to to
There may have been projects at one time to make tools to do this work
but since e.17 will use an entirely new system of theming and all the
coders are working on that, the e.16 based projects probably haven't
seen much work.
But it really isn't very hard. Just tedious and requires some
graphics skills and patience.
Robert G. Werner
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