gTango
Icon Themes
Description:

gTango is a Gnome/Tango based Icon Theme.

After a long remake from scratch, some icons were modified according Tango Guidelines.

Comments, suggestions, critiques welcome.

Changelog:

9 years ago

2.1
- New icons. (Azureus, Rhytmbox, etc)
- Custom icons has returned
- Add SVG, but remove PNGs.
- Icon Naming writing from scratch

2.0.09012008
- Remove unnecessary icons.
- Minor bugs fixed.
- Now compatible with GNOME Extended Menu 0.6.8
- Remove scalable files (you can ask for them anytime)

2.0.07012008
- Added lot of new icons.
- Some bugs fixed.
- Compatibility with Gnome >= 2.20

7 years ago

brainvision

these icons seems so nice that I'll give a try very soon.. as soon as the download ends!!

bye..

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8 years ago

PierreAd

Really great ! I've just downloaded your icon theme and already love it !! Thanks :)

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8 years ago

beardo41186

Can you send a link to the emerald theme used in the screenshot please?


Thanks, I greatly appreciate it.

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8 years ago

zlad

Nice one! + for you!

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9 years ago

1945ii

My thunar could not find the "emblem" icons, I dont know why.

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9 years ago

killerbob

this icon set is my favourite, unfortunately it makes evolution crash :(

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9 years ago

igancuhz

OK, I'm working on that problem, thanks!

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9 years ago

mxjcmxjc

PNG's Please!!!

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9 years ago

igancuhz

Ok. PNGs will be available soon. Just Wait!

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9 years ago

corrosivemisery

Why were custom icons removed in this release (e.g. HD drive icons). In gTango 1.01, the icons were more custom, now many of them are just Tango.

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9 years ago

corrosivemisery

Okies I love this! I just think your custom icons are just as nice as Tangos but better and custom, and I like that. :)

I love the semi-transparent drive icons, they're just neat. :)

Also, archive icons, cool idea adding the tape and upc.

gTango upgraded, just what I've been waiting for. :)

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9 years ago

IGProLin

Hello,

the download link is broken ... no answer from server. if you send me the file, then i can create an mirror on igprolin-online.org.

Sorry for my bad english.

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9 years ago

igancuhz

Yes of course. Just let me fix some bugs.

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9 years ago

mejogid

Hey, I'm the author of the Tango Generator here on gnome-look on which your theme seems, in part, to be based. First off, I'd like to congratulate you on an original and good looking icon theme. I'm very impressed with your work so please don't take any of the following comments the wrong way.

However you have packaged GPL and Creative Commons icons together. By licensing the whole package as GPL, you're essentially permitting anyone who downloads it to use the Creative Commons icons under the terms of the GPL, which is against the wishes of the artists who drew those icons. You could, technically, be liable for copyright infringement (although the chances of anyone prosecuting you are pretty much zero). I spent a significant amount of time ensuring conflicting icons were kept in separate packaged with my generator, and attributed all authors.

Secondly, many of the icons you've used are higher res icons directly scaled down to lower resolutions, rather than redrawn for these resolutions. I'm not sure if this is intentional or not, but as explained at http://tango.freedesktop.org/Tango_Icon_Theme_Guidelines#sizes this must be done to conform to the Tango style guidelines (although ultimately it is, of course, your decision). I'd have a go at it myself if I wasn't quite so busy at the moment...

Finally, it's considered good manners to attribute anyone who's work you use, even in an open source project, and the Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 2.5 (which many Tango icons are under) actually specifies this.

One way to get around the above licensing issues is to package the icons separately and provide a way for your user to merge them - one of the original goals of my Tango Generator - although obviously the individual licenses must still be conformed to. If you'd like this help with this I can most likely provide some.

Sorry if this comes across overly critical - I like your original icons very much but am a strong believer in FOSS which falls apart if licenses aren't obeyed.

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9 years ago

denezpariz

Congratulations for this awesome theme !
Very nice refresh of the Tango theme and over complete !
Thank you very much !

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9 years ago

kaspiterina

finally we have the icontheme
thank you

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9 years ago

biomega

and wich is your GTK+ theme?

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9 years ago

TwoPointOh

What is your start menu?

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