Any suggestion on good theme configuration for Fedora 21 Linux? My favorite combination of Window borders, Icons, Controls, Mouse Pointer and Desktop is as follows. All packages and themes are from Fedora repository or the Cinnamon repository. Remember to set the cursor theme for QT application like Google Chrome following: https://www.systutorials.com/4068/configuring-mouse-cursor-style-for-qt-applications-in-gnome-mate-desktop/ For this configuration, the […]
I prefer Linux Mint (I am using Cinnamon) not automatically mounting a portable storage such as USB disk or iPhone for me and I would like do the mounting manually if I need it. The default behavior of Linux Mint is to automatically mount the disks. How to disable this? The auto mounting on Linux […]
How to use ibus for inputting Chinese in Cinnamon on Fedora 19? By default, ibus is not started. If I manually start it by run $ ibus-daemon The ibus daemon is started and an icon appears in the tray area. However, no Chinese is inputted to the programs even it is turned on in the […]
Cinnamon does not work well with gdm. And there is no meaning to use gdm when using Cinnamon. On Fedora, the default one id gdm. How to replace gdm with lightdm on Fedora? First, install lightdm if it is not installed yet: # yum install lightdm lightdm-gtk Then, disable gdm service and make the lightdm […]
How to install the Cinnamon desktop environment on Fedora 19? On Fedora 19: # yum groupinstall ‘Cinnamon Desktop’ to install the packages needed for the Cinnamon desktop environment. Then, in the login screen, select ‘Cinnamon’ in the “Session” menu and you will start the Cinnamon desktop environment. Answered by anonymous.