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Vents (KDE Wallpaper 2560x1600)

Fri, 2015/02/27 - 9:22pm
(KDE Wallpaper 2560x1600)

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Steps in the dark (KDE Wallpaper 2560x1600)

Fri, 2015/02/27 - 9:14pm
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(KDE Wallpaper 2560x1600)

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Pipes (KDE Wallpaper 2560x1600)

Fri, 2015/02/27 - 9:12pm
(KDE Wallpaper 2560x1600)
Photo resized but not reworked

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Grey steel (KDE Wallpaper 2560x1600)

Fri, 2015/02/27 - 9:03pm
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(KDE Wallpaper 2560x1600)
photo resizes but not reworked,
hope you enjoy it.

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Confusion (KDE Wallpaper 2560x1600)

Fri, 2015/02/27 - 9:00pm
(KDE Wallpaper 2560x1600)
Photo resized but not reworked.

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Goose (KDE Wallpaper 1600x1200)

Fri, 2015/02/27 - 4:46pm
(KDE Wallpaper 1600x1200)

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KvantumLyoko for Kvantum 0.1 (Theme/Style for KDE 4.0)

Fri, 2015/02/27 - 6:15am
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(Theme/Style for KDE 4.0)
Remember a ways back I was planning on making a style for KDE? Well it is done. Now you can skin the contents of the windows to look like the Super Computer (Super Calculator in french versions of the show) in the factory, especially if you use the Code Lyoko cursors, Code Lyoko Aurorae theme, included gunship fonts, and the included wallpaper. Expect soon a plasma desktop theme

0.1 - initial release

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Music Player Control for Be::Shell 0.1 (Other KDE Stuff)

Fri, 2015/02/27 - 5:29am
ThumbnailMusic Player Control for Be::Shell 0.1
(Other KDE Stuff)
Use this controller with your currently running music player. Should work with any MPRIS player though so far its only tested on amarok, audacious, cantata, dragon, kradio and vlc. (vlc is a bit quirky - why anyone would want to use it in linux is beyond me.)

The layout is fully customisable by editing a simple text file (much like conky). For example, you could have just the buttons on a thin panel.

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Deer (KDE Wallpaper 1600x1200)

Thu, 2015/02/26 - 6:27pm
(KDE Wallpaper 1600x1200)

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Ducks (KDE Wallpaper 1600x1200)

Thu, 2015/02/26 - 6:20pm
(KDE Wallpaper 1600x1200)

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White and Red flower (KDE Wallpaper 1600x1200)

Thu, 2015/02/26 - 6:13pm
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(KDE Wallpaper 1600x1200)

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Sun Rays (KDE Wallpaper 1600x1200)

Thu, 2015/02/26 - 6:10pm
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(KDE Wallpaper 1600x1200)

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Yellow Flower (KDE Wallpaper 1600x1200)

Thu, 2015/02/26 - 6:07pm
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(KDE Wallpaper 1600x1200)

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Valentine Wallpaper 1 (Window Decoration (other))

Thu, 2015/02/26 - 12:42am
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(Window Decoration (other))
This is a St. Valentine wallpaper.
Just for fun :D

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Ponting Hand 1.0.0 (X11 Mouse Theme)

Wed, 2015/02/25 - 9:50pm
ThumbnailPonting Hand 1.0.0
(X11 Mouse Theme)
Pointing Hand X11 mouse theme. All cursors have the pointinghand image, and they use letters instead of symbols, only the pointinghand cursor changes his color. Available colors: Black and White. Available cursors size: 24, 32, 40, 48, 56 and 64 pixels. I am offering the full serie for right and left handed, with property multi sized.

The pointers were made with Inkscape, and they are fully flat: no blurs, no shadows and no gradients. It is slightly translucent to help you position it quickly and correctly. Cursors are looking well in both dark and clear backgrounds. I will appreciate any comments to improve this cursor theme.

It works fine in Gnome and Unity, and now I've added some symlinks to Steam, and everything needed for KDE with Kwin, Cinnamon, Pantheon, Xcfe.

I decided to upload it, and after will go improving it. I would like change a few things so you can expect updates. If you find any bugs, please let me know in comments section.

If you don't know how to install a mouse theme with multi sized property or to choose a cursor size, go to, there you can see the instructions for Gnome2/3.x, Unity, KDE, Cinnamon, Pantheon and Xfce.

Marcus Haro.

  • 2015 Feb 25 v1.0.0 initial release.

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    Kaiana in armagedon (KDE Wallpaper 1920x1200)

    Wed, 2015/02/25 - 6:54pm
    ThumbnailKaiana in armagedon
    (KDE Wallpaper 1920x1200)

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    Epidemic Personal Computer (KDE Wallpaper 1920x1200)

    Wed, 2015/02/25 - 6:44pm
    ThumbnailEpidemic Personal Computer
    (KDE Wallpaper 1920x1200)

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    Evolvere Icon theme (KDE Icon Theme)

    Wed, 2015/02/25 - 2:30am
    ThumbnailEvolvere Icon theme
    (KDE Icon Theme)
    Follow on Google+:

    Want some missing icon, report problems? Do it on GitHub page:


    All links were removed, download it from GitHub project


    Copy/move the content of icons folder to ~/.local/share/icons/, or in /usr/share/icons/ for all users. Use a tweaking tool to choose your icon theme, like Gnome Tweak tool.


    1 - Earlier, evolvere icon theme was created exclusively for light environments, however, after several requests I decided to adapt it for dark environments, which you can use it through the variants "dark fallback"

    2 - All icons with sizes smaller or equal to 24px are monochromatic (yep, all !!), with very few exceptions, such as emblems and some actions icons. This prevents breakage of standardized icons in some situations. So, if you see small colorful icons, is because they have not yet been adjusted, however, they will be. I plan to create a totally colorful variant, but that future may not be so close.



    - Introducing the Flat Vivid Sunken variant


    - Various symlinks added;
    - Various small icons redesigned;
    - tab-close, tab-close-other, tab-detach, tab-duplicate and tab-new-background icons added


    - Syncthing icon added;
    - Viber icon added;
    - BitTorrent Sync icon added
    - Borderlands 2 icon added;
    - WhatsApp Web icon added;
    - Skype icon adjusted;
    - AppGrid icon added;
    - Minetest / Freeminer icons added;
    - Telegram icon added;
    - QupZilla icon added;
    - KShutdown icon added;
    - Vivaldi icon added;
    - Solyd X/K distributors logos icons added;
    - GShutdown icon added;
    - Minecraft icon adjusted;
    - Thunderbird icon added;
    - Unified Remote icon added;
    - RemoteDroid Server icon added;
    - Youtube viewer icon added;
    - Teamviewer file linked to team-viewer;
    - Files chrome-https___m.facebook.com_.svg and added and linked to im-facebook.svg;
    - ffado icon adjusted;
    - alsa-tools icon file linked to ffado icon file;
    - Added 22px and 24px for various icons;
    - Various small icons redesigned;


    - Various icons adjusted for small sizes;
    - Various symlinks added;
    - Various mimetypes icons design adjusted;
    - Generic certificate icon added;


    - Google Chrome status icons added;
    - Dropbox status icon converted to png for compatibility;
    - BitTorrent Sync status icons added


    - Aptana folder added
    - .directory files adjusted in the root of each icon theme directory for easy identification (KDE)

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    Breeze-Thin (Darker) 0.1 (Yakuake Skin)

    Tue, 2015/02/24 - 11:53pm
    Breeze-Thin (Darker) 0.1
    (Yakuake Skin)
    Andreas Kainz\' Breeze-Thin skin without the \'+\' Button for adding shells and with a completely grey tab bar.

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    Root Actions Servicemenu 2.8.3 (KDE Service Menu)

    Tue, 2015/02/24 - 6:23am
    ThumbnailRoot Actions Servicemenu 2.8.3
    (KDE Service Menu)
    Version: 2.8.3

    - You need to have "ruby" installed for Automatic installation to work

    - From version 2.8 onwards, Root Actions only supports KDE4...Files from version 2.7.3 are included in the package for KDE3 users.
    - My mail address can be found in the README file in the package if you wish to contact me for translations or feedback (You can of course also post a comment here)
    - I can't test the menu on KDE3 anymore, so I can't guarantee the menu works 100% on KDE3


    Root Actions servicemenu provides a convenient way to perform several actions 'as root', from the right-click context menu in KDE filemanagers.

    It aims to be distribution agnostic, if you experience issues in your distribution, drop me an email describing the issue.

    The menu needs a properly configured kdesu/kdesudo to work (kdesudo is preferred, for some added functionality, like remembering password for a period of time...timeout is configurable by sudo settings)

    Any comments, criticism and improvement suggestions welcomed :)

    Included in the download are .desktop file versions for KDE3 konqueror, KDE3 dolphin, KDE4 (both konqueror and dolphin) and an importable user action xml file for krusader KDE4...see installation for details.


    I've dropped version 1.x from the package since 2.x is stable and can do a lot more than 1.x. If you're still interested in the 1.x version, drop me a mail and I'll send it to you.

    Thanks to:
    Stefan Majewsky - German translation (1.1.x and 2.x)
    Pierre Buard - French translation (1.1.x)
    Guillaume Millet &
    Jean-Marc Detourmignies - French translation (2.x)
    Alessio - Italian translation (1.1.x)
    Massimo Pissarello - Italian translation (2.x)
    João Pedro Gomes - Portuguese translation (2.x)
    Viruscg - Brazilian Portuguese translation (1.1.x amd 2.x partial)
    Eduardo Grau - Spanish translation (1.1.x and 2.x)
    Kenny Verstraete - Dutch translation (1.1.x and 2.x)
    Paul Körössy - Hungarian translation (2.x)
    nikt_taki - Polish translation (2.x)
    Andreas Nordal - Norwegian translation (2.x)
    Jakub Matas - Czech translation (2.x)
    Donatas Glodenis - Lithuanian translation (2.x)
    Mladen Pejaković - Serbian translation (2.x)
    Netrebin Alexey - Russian translation (2.x)
    Cihat Imamoglu - Turkish translation (2.x)
    Manuel Tortosa Moreno - Catalan translation (2.x)
    Neo Tet - Greek translation (2.x)
    Adrián Chaves Fernández - Galician translation (2.x)
    Mihael Simonič - Slovene translation (2.x)
    Niklas Åkerström - Swedish translation (2.x)

    Essential: (these should already be installed on a standard KDE installation)
    perl -the script is written in perl
    kdesu | kdesudo -to gain administrative privileges
    kdialog -to show dialogs
    kreadconfig -to read kde configuration
    dolphin | konqueror -filemanager
    kwrite | kate -editor
    ark -handles compression

    krename -for multiple file (batch) renaming
    krusader -to use the included krusader actions
    xdg-utils -for default application support (2.5.x-)


    Some distributions have packages available in either their main repos or community repos. For easy installation and possible distro specific patches you can use them if available. Manual installation instructions below:

    Version 2.3 ->
    1. Uncompress the script in Root_Actions_2.x to a directory in your $PATH. /usr/local/bin or /usr/bin are two valid options. Make the script executable (if it's not).

    2a. (Konqueror for KDE3) Uncompress the three .desktop files in /konqueror-KDE3 to ~/.kde/share/apps/konqueror/servicemenus (This will enable the menu for individual users, if you wish to enable the menu for all users, copy the files to /usr/share/apps/konqueror/servicemenus instead).

    2b. (Dolphin for KDE3) Uncompress the two .desktop files in /dolphin-KDE3 to ~/.kde/share/apps/d3lphin/servicemenus (This will enable the menu for individual users, if you wish to enable the menu for all users, copy the files to /usr/share/apps/d3lphin/servicemenus instead).

    2c. (Dolphin and Konqueror for KDE4) Uncompress the two .desktop files in /dolphin-KDE4 to your kde4 servicemenu folder (possibly ~/.kde/share/kde4/services/ServiceMenus...although $KDEHOME [".kde"] can be something else in your distribution). If you wish to use konqueror instead of dolphin as your filemanager, edit 10-rootactionsfolders.desktop by changing 'dolphin' to 'konqueror'.

    2d. (Krusader for KDE4) Import krusader_rootactions.xml file in /krusader-KDE4 with krusader's action manager.

    ----Available Actions----------------------------------------------------------------

    Version 2.x
    - Open Terminal Here (folders) - open a root terminal session in chosen folder
    - Open in File Manager (folders) - open chosen folder(s) in file manager
    - Open as Text (files) - open chosen folder(s) in text editor
    - Open With ... (both) - open chosen items in a program of your choice

    - Copy (both) - copy a single file or folder (ADDED in 2.1)
    - Move/Rename (both) - if multiple items selected and a batch renamer installed (default is krename) start renamer, otherwise use a simple move/rename dialog
    - Compress (both) - Compress selected files/folders (ADDED in 2.7)
    - Delete (both) - Completely removes chosen items (as this is potentially hazardous, there is an extra confirmation dialog), handy for removing back-up files etc.

    - Ownership to Root (both) - change ownership of chosen items to root:root
    - Ownership to Active User (both) - change ownership of chosen items to current user
    - Ownership to ... (both) - change ownership of chosen items to UID:GID of your choice

    - Change Permissions (both) - change permissions of chosen items
    If only a single folder is selected, permissions/ownership can be set recursively. If changing permissions recursively, files are only set executable if they already are executable (Otherwise all files in a directory would be set executable if the parent folder is set executable, which is necessary for the folder to be accessible)

    ----Translating and customizing:-----------------------------------------------------

    Read the README file in the package for instructions on translating and customizing the menu


    This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
    it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
    the Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option)
    any later version.

    This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
    but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
    GNU General Public License for more details.

    You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
    along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
    Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA
    02110-1301, USA.

    2.8.3 KF5 quick fix
    - Removed root reminders for now because of kf5/qt5 compatibility (no "--caption" option support)
    - I'll try to add them back if I find a way to do that. TIP: Setting a different theme/color scheme for root will help you distinguish root apps even without the reminders.

    2.8.2 Hopefully refixed the issue originally fixed in 2.7.4/2.8 and reverted in 2.8.1
    - Using dbus-run-session, which is a better solution than dbus-launch.
    - dbus-run-session is only available in dbus 1.8.x >, so the fix will only work with newer dbus releases, but the menu will still work with older versions (but the bug is obviously not fixed with that version).

    2.8.1 "Out with the new, in with the old and tested" -release
    - Revert "dbus-launch fix" in 2.7.4/2.8 as this is a suboptimal solution to the problem see "Known Issues". I'll revisit the original issue once dbus-run-session trickles down from upstream dbus.
    - Reorganize package to move KDE3 files to a separate directory (Still hoping to get to that code clean-up part on the KDE4 version)

    2.8 Reupload 2.7.4 as 2.8 since this version does not support KDE3 anymore (KDE3 files from version 2.7.3 are still included in the package for those that use KDE3)

    2.7.4 Bugfix
    - Use dbus-launch when starting applications as root (should fix dbus issues like not being able to open files from file manager that was opened as root) REVERTED in 2.8.1

    2.7.3 Bugfix
    - Fixed GHNS installation bug in 2.7.2 (forgot to update install script)

    2.7.2 Translation release
    - Added Swedish translation

    2.7.1 GHNS bugfix & translation release
    - GHNS: Create servicemenu directory (if it doesn't exist) with the install script
    - Added Slovene translation

    2.7 (Stable)
    - Improve filemanager and texteditor fallbacks if xdg-mime fails to detect default applications
    - Changes from 2.6:
    1. Compress action (using ark)
    2. GHNS installation in KDE4 dolphin
    - GHNS installation is still a recent addition, so there may be issues with it, but it should be safe to try (the worst thing that should happen is that the installation fails).
    - 2.7 is likely the last version that supports KDE3. I can't test the menu on KDE3 anymore, and dropping KDE3 workarounds would allow me to clean up the code. I'd still include 2.7 for KDE3 but no new features.

    2.6.99 (2.7 RC2)
    - Try removing version number from the tarball to see if it fixes a few issues with GHNS
    - Edit GHNS scripts accordingly

    2.6.98 (2.7 RC)
    - Fix install/uninstall scripts when using kdesu or xdg-su

    2.6.96 (2.7 beta4)
    - Fix install/uninstall dialogs in older versions of KDE (pre 4.6)
    - Uninstallation dialog made a bit more informative
    - Small fixes in the install/uninstall scripts
    - Test removing the extract-directory in $KDEHOME/share/apps/servicemenu-download/ when uninstalling, dolphin's servicemenu uninstallation doesn't seem to do that for some reason.
    - No changes to the servicemenu itself.

    2.6.94 (2.7 beta3)
    - EXPERIMENTAL: Added install/uninstall scripts for GHNS in dolphin (for testing only)
    - No changes to the servicemenu itself.

    2.6.92 (2.7 beta2)
    - Bytesize bugfix to fix an issue with kdesu on KDE SC 4.6

    2.6.90 (2.7 beta1)
    - Added "Compress" menu option, brings up ark compression dialog (as root) to choose filename, format etc.
    - Consider compress option a beta feature...all testing feedback welcome.

    2.6 "Stable"
    - Fixed bug with default application detection on desktop files with kde4-prefix

    2.5.92 (2.6_beta2) (hopefully just) temporary bugfix
    - removed "--overwrite" option from normal copy and move operations (fix error in older versions of KDE). The "advanced" noninteractive mode still uses the option (So it'll work on KDE SC 4.5 only).

    2.5.90 (2.6_beta1) kde-cp and kde-mv
    - Use kde-cp and kde-mv (if available) instead of cp and mv (This should prevent accidental overwrites by bringing up KDE's overwrite dialog). If you prefer the old "noninteractive" behavior, change $CPDIALOGS to "false" in the script (recommended for "advanced" users only)
    - Some optimizations on the default application checks (removing redundancies)
    - Refreshed requirements. xdg-utils is an optional requirement (default application checks need it, but the menu will work without it)

    2.5.0 (Default applications, TESTING)
    - KDE4 desktop files should now use your chosen default applications for "File Manager" and "Text Editor" actions.
    - As I cannot test the changes in KDE3, KDE3 desktop files still use hardcoded applications (which you can change by editing the desktop files)
    - As this also includes some changes in the code, it may contain bugs (please report if you run into any). It should work, but consider this a testing release (there is only so much I can test myself).

    2.4.11 Bugfix
    - Changed "terminal" icon to "utilities-terminal" in KDE4 desktop files (and krusader xml)...fixes missing icon in "open terminal here" action for KDE SC 4.5
    - Also made KDE3 desktop files consistent in using konsole icon

    --Full changelog included in the download---

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