Introduction to GNOME Themes Standard

The GNOME Themes Standard package contains various components of the default GNOME theme.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.7 systemd platform.

Package Information

GNOME Themes Standard Dependencies


GTK+-2.24.26 or GTK+-3.14.8 or both

User Notes:

Installation of GNOME Themes Standard

Install GNOME Themes Standard by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr &&

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

--disable-gtk2-engine: This switch disables GTK+-2 theming engine.

--disable-gtk3-engine: This switch disables GTK+-3 theming engine.


Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries:
Installed Directories: /usr/lib/gtk-2.0/2.10.0/engines, /usr/share/icons/HighContrast, /usr/share/themes/Adwaita, and /usr/share/themes/HighContrast

Short Descriptions

is the Adwaita GTK+ 2 theming engine.

Last updated on 2014-10-30 12:37:58 +0100