[arch-general] Gnome 3.8 and desktop background

Magnus Therning magnus at therning.org
Wed Apr 24 10:04:31 EDT 2013

On Wed, Apr 24, 2013 at 10:43 AM, Bjoern Franke <bjo at nord-west.org> wrote:
> Hi,
>> I'm currently using the theme Nokto-3.8[1] which claims to be working
>> with 3.8 and [2] is a screenshot of when the file manager isn't
>> handling the background, and [3] is when it is handling it.  This is
>> how it looks with all 3.8 themes I've tried (not that many I have to
>> admit) and also with my old 3.6 theme.  If this really is caused by
>> the theme, where can I find a theme that *does* work?
> I had this issue also with the standard theme. It worked only with one
> background image, with other images including the standard blue stripes
> image I got only a blue background.. Did you try some other images?

It doesn't matter which of the shipped images, or even available
colours I choose in the "Change Desktop Background" settings dialogue,
the background remains grey no matter what.


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