Icon Themes

Source (link to git-repo or to original if based on someone elses unmodified work): https://github.com/keeferrourke/la-capitaine-icon-theme

Score 78%

v0.6.1 is released! This is a minor bugfix and icon-request release.

In the next major 0.7.0 release, look forward to:

* Complete folder-color support
* Hardcode-tray support

I'm not gonna hound you for money, or charge you anything for this icon pack, but if you wanna support me (buy me a coffee?), please hit that fancy donate button :)

To those that have supported this project with code and/or money, my heart goes out to you <3

Paypal: https://paypal.me/keeferrourke
Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/krourke

What is this?
La Capitaine is an icon pack, designed to integrate with most desktop environments. The set of icons takes inspiration from the latest iterations of macOS and Google's Material Design through the use of visually pleasing gradients, shadowing, and simple icon geometry.

Every image in this theme is a scalable vector graphic so it will look great at any size, on any screen. In my spare time, I work on adding new icons, updating old ones, and making this theme more complete. Since this theme is updated often, you should clone this git repository and pull regularly to make sure you're always up-to-date:

cd ~/.icons
git clone https://github.com/keeferrourke/la-capitaine-icon-theme.git

Icon Requests
If there's an icon that's missing in this project, feel free to contact me or open an issue on my Github :)

La Capitaine comes with a configuration script which attempts to determine your distribution and desktop environment. Using this information, La Capitaine updates several system icons and icons used for mime-types.

For best integration with your distro/desktop environment, please run `./configure` and follow the prompts.

Artwork and other image assets: GPLv3
Configuration script and other non-artwork: MIT
Derivative work of: El General

Last changelog:

v0.6.1-20190217 1 month ago

This release is to tide people over until I have time to cut a proper v0.6.2 release.
This contains some new icons from the community, a few redesigns, as well as updated symlinks for GNOME 3.30.


2 years ago

Add icon Tilix (formerly Terminix) thanks!



2 years ago

Could you replace inconsistent "Desktop" icon and I would be glad to see version with original (Antü) folders.




2 years ago

No. You should also know that La Capitaine was forked from 'El General' long before it become Antü. These are two very separate icon packs, and I have no intention of converging back to Antü designs.



2 years ago

Thank you for clarification.



2 years ago

Nice pack.
Please add typescript (.ts) and sass (.scss) mimetypes. Thank you




2 years ago

hey there, please pull the latest commits from git! I've added icons for these mimetypes.



2 years ago

They look to childish, not my type.




2 years ago

Fortunately for you, you don't have to use this icon theme :)
Carry on with your day, sport.



2 years ago

Great icons theme but a stupid question : how to run configure to switch dark theme ??




2 years ago

Hey there, you may need to make the configure script executable first. Open a terminal and run `chmod +x ./configure && ./configure` and follow the prompts. :)



2 years ago

Ok seeing : i'm downloading from this website, not from github, there is no light/dark theme.




2 years ago

Yeah, my apologies, I've been delaying the 0.5.0 release for a while. Use the version from git for dark theme support for now :)



2 years ago

Thank a lot, this is really a wonderful work that you've done !
This theme is my favorite with Vivacious Color. The only drawback is that the Nautilus extensions "Color Folder" is not able to use the "color folder" icons of this theme as it is with Vivacious. Maybe it will be fixed with 0.5 release ? Can't wait !
Thanks again.




2 years ago

Hey there, thanks for the kind feedback! +1 for mentioning the "Color Folder" extension for Nautilus, I've opened an issue on my Github where you can track its progress. I'll make sure it's in the 0.5.0 release. Cheers man!

See issue: https://github.com/keeferrourke/la-capitaine-icon-theme/issues/127



2 years ago

Thanks for the icon theme, its my favorite. I have a doubt: Is this version the most recent? https://www.gnome-look.org/p/1170525/




2 years ago

Hey there, you're right that this isn't the most recent version. I'm gearing up for a v0.5.0 release which will be published here by the end of the month. In the meantime, please use the version from my Github: https://github.com/keeferrourke/la-capitaine-icon-theme



2 years ago

This is a one of my favourite icon themes. Really love this icon theme.
I have a request. Please make some new places (documents,downloads,music,videos etc.) icons.
Thank you so much for the theme.




2 years ago

Hi there, please feel free to open an issue on my Github page describing your request in more detail. I'll try to get to it :)



2 years ago

thanks for the icon theme



2 years ago

Hello, this is really an awsome theme. There is just a single issue. It does not support dark themes. Can you please make a dark version of this theme?




2 years ago

Hey there, there is finally a dark theme for La Capitaine available! I haven't made a release for it yet, but you pull the latest changes from git and rerun ./configure for now :)



2 years ago

best icon pack for arc theme)) thx for the work :) 5+




2 years ago

thanks for the positive feedback! :D



2 years ago

looks good on my tablet, but i would not use it on my desktop due the missing small sizes which makes tiny icons blurry




2 years ago

would you be willing to explain this issue in more detail on my github? accessibility is a huge priority in my design, so if this does work well for your desktop, I'd love to know how I can fix it :)



v0.6.1-20190217 1 month ago

This release is to tide people over until I have time to cut a proper v0.6.2 release.
This contains some new icons from the community, a few redesigns, as well as updated symlinks for GNOME 3.30.

v0.6.1 4 months ago

This release includes some bugfixes and new applications:
* Electron
* Timeshift
* Pulseeffects
* GitKraken
* kiTTY
* Brackets
* Kstars

Better platform integration:
* Better YaST integration
* Better Deepin support
* Better XFCE support
* updated symlinks for some flatpak apps and GNOME 3.30

Some redesigns:
* VS Code
* Atom
* Stellarium
* Celestia

* Removed minecraft launcher icon, which was not supported by all environments

v0.6.0 7 months ago

Like last release, I won't list every affected icon (it's a lot!), but here's what went down:

* Added lots of new icons
* Redesigned lots of new icons
* Normalized a ton of icons to follow our official design guidelines
* Fixed a couple display / rendering bugs
* IMPORTANT: added a `window.svg` which GNOME Shell (and possibly other environments) looks for as a fallback if no other icon exists. You need this icon on your system.

Happy themeing!

v0.5.0 1 year ago

This is a huge release so I'm not going to list every icon that was ever changed since v0.4.0. Here's the general list of changes:

* Added lots of new icons
* Redesigned lots of new icons
* Reduced size of icon pack by a significant margin
* Added basic folder-color support
* Redesigned folders

Hope you enjoy, and happy themeing!

v0.4.0 2 years ago

* added official support for Solus OS and Budgie desktop
* added proper theme support for KDE Plasma (thanks @DarkknightAK!)
* fixed icon display/resolution bugs in the theme index
* tweaked a bunch of symbolic action icons (margin/scaling adjustments mostly)
* moved actions/16x16 -> actions/22x22
* tweaked 16x16 places icons
* tweaked `state-*` icons for ownCloud/NextCloud
* updated lots of emblem icons
* modified/tweaked applications:
+ 0ad
+ 2048
+ 4kvideodownloader
+ BattleNet
+ World of Warcraft
+ 8-ball pool
+ Adobe AIR
+ Adobe Reader
+ Adobe Update
+ Abiword
+ Accessibility
+ Accessories (archivers, calculator, character-map, dictionary, document-viewer, image-viewer, media-converter, painting, text-editors)
+ Image/disk burners/rippers (Acetone, Acidrip, Brasero, etc.)
+ Chrome/Chromium
+ Steam
+ Sublime text
+ Terminal applications
+ Ubiquity
* redesigned:
+ Software centers (gnome-software, ubuntu software center, yast-software)
+ Tor Browser (old circular alternative icon still available)
+ Terminix (more closely resembles original icon now)
+ Youtube (circular alternative also available)
* new icons:
+ Ubuntu SDK IDE
+ Wireshark
* symbolic icons:
+ updated for GNOME 3.22+
+ device icons
* added/updated mimetypes:
+ Budgie `*.desktop` alternative
+ Keepass/KeepassX (updated)
+ Löve game files
+ pkcs12 certificate files
+ Revelation password manager
+ Solus packages (*.eopkg)
+ C/C++ source and header files

v0.3.2 2 years ago

I'm considering this to be a minor release even though there are a lot of changes. This serves as a stable point prior the next release which improve KDE compatibility.

* Updated and added some Chrome apps:
+Google Calculator (fixed symlink)
+ Chrome Gmail (fixed symlink)
+ Google Calendar (fixed symlink)
+ Google Docs (icon redesign!)
+ Google Drawings (icon redesign!)
+ Google Drive (fixed symlink)
+ Google Keep (fixed symlink)
+ Google Maps (fixed symlink)
+ Google Photos (icon redesign!)
+ Google Play Books (fixed symlink)
+ Google Play Music (fixed symlink)
+ Google Play Store (fixed symlink)
+ Google Plus (fixed symlink)
+ Google Sheets (icon redesign!)
+ Google Slides (icon redesign!)
+ Google Hangouts (icon redesign!)
+ Chrome Remote Desktop (new icon!)
+ Chrome SSH Terminal (new icon!)
+ Chrome Youtube (icon redesign!)

* Added:
+ Electrum bitcoin wallet
+ GNOME-Characters
+ Rstudio
+ Slingscold
+ Several YAST2 apps

+ Eclipse IDE
+ GNOME Software (getting ready to update all other software stores to match this style) +GParted
+ Remote Desktop Viewers (incl. Teamviewer)
+ Several YAST2 apps

*Cleaned up some old icons
* Fixed folder icon sizing in places/scalable
* Fixed Terminix symlink (com.gexperts.Terminix)
* Updated GNOME app symlinks for support of GNOME 3.22+
* Probably more :)

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Great !

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+No se le puede pedir más a un tema de iconos. Espero que no se descontinúe el proyecto =(

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+ Best icons ever!!! I love you

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Nice icons.

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Nice Icon Pack. I love it!

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+Good icon set

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+1 Best icon theme on linux

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Most buityfull icon theme

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Good job keep it up Glad you realesed this theme sorry i can't donate cuz i don't have money

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product-maker MirceaMx Aug 03 2018

+ Good complete icon theme.

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product-maker Sourav Jul 30 2018

"+" * 10 ** 99999 Wow! This is great! Thank you KROURKE for this... Love this icon pack!

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Looks great. Thanks.

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+Perfect theme!

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Absolutely insane. I have yet to find one missing icon. The best icon theme by far.

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one of the best. wait for new version. thank you.

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