[arch-general] GTK2 GUIs became a PITA after upgrade

Sajjad Heydari mcshemail at gmail.com
Mon Apr 11 19:14:48 UTC 2016

My theme was broken as well, but switching to Adwaita worked.

I hope in future at least a warning message would be issued...

On Mon, Apr 11, 2016, 11:42 PM Maarten de Vries <maarten at de-vri.es> wrote:

> On 11 April 2016 at 21:05, D C <camenschic at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm with gurnaik on this one... Up until a few days ago, I had done
> weekly
> > updates on my arch system for the past 3 years without breakage. If doing
> > an update renders your system unusable, that's kind of an issue..
> Luckily I
> > have a notebook backup.
> >
> >
> ​Well, unusable is slightly exaggerated if it's just about the themes. I
> agree, the update was pretty annoying. I had to switch back to Adwaita for
> GTK3, and I really don't like Adwaita. A warning in an announcement would
> have been nice.
> But it is usable, with an (in my opinion) ugly theme.
> --
> ​ Maarten​

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