Annotation of wikisrc/tutorials/x11/how_to_use_gtk_applications_with_lightweight_window_managers___42__box__44___e17__44___etc..mdwn, revision 1.2

1.1       nia         1: #  The problems
                      2: 
                      3: After installing lightweight window managers, I noticed that some gtk applications didn't work ( thunar or nautilus, for example ) because of a dbus problem. Moreover, the gtk applications looked ugly, the icons didn't show up. 
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                      5: #  making dbus run
                      6: 
                      7: You have to add the following line to /etc/rc.conf 
                      8:     
                      9:     dbus=YES
                     10:     
                     11: 
                     12: Don't forget to put the right dbus file in /etc/rc.d 
                     13:     
                     14:     cp /usr/pkg/share/examples/rc.d/dbus /etc/rc.d/dbus
                     15:     
                     16: 
                     17: #  choosing your gtk theme
                     18: 
1.2     ! nia        19: For `gtk2+` applications, you need to create a .gtkrc-2.0 file in your home directory with the following lines : 
1.1       nia        20:     
                     21:     gtk-theme-name = "Clearlooks"
                     22:     gtk-icon-theme-name = "gnome"
1.2     ! nia        23:     gtk-font-name = "Sans 12"
1.1       nia        24:     
                     25: 
1.2     ! nia        26: For `gtk3+`, the file is `~/.config/gtk-3.0/settings.ini`:
        !            27: 
        !            28:     [Settings]
        !            29:     gtk-theme-name = Material-compact
        !            30:     gtk-icon-theme-name = adwaita
        !            31:     gtk-font-name = Sans 12
        !            32:     gtk-enable-animations = false
        !            33:     gtk-application-prefer-dark-theme = false
        !            34:     gtk-menu-popup-delay = 0

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