Day: May 20, 2010

How to change Xsplash theme in Ubuntu

How to change Xsplash theme in Ubuntu

Introduction –

Xsplash is the theme which you will see during ubuntu booting process!

Step 1] Go to the directory – “/usr/share/images/xsplash”

root@me:~# cd /usr/share/images/xsplash
root@me:/usr/share/images/xsplash#

*** Take backup of original theme –

root@me:/usr/share/images/xsplash# cp -fr /usr/share/images/xsplash/ /usr/share/images/xsplash-original

Step 2] Download Xsplash themes –

URL – “http://gnome-look.org/content/show.php/Fusion-GX-v00+%5B200911-21%5D?content=115833” OR “http://espiralx.org/05-Compartir/09-Gnome.html

Step 3] Copy this theme files to /usr/share/images/xsplash/ directory and check the xsplash using ‘xsplash’ command.

root@me:~# xsplash

Thank you,
Arun Bagul