Projects / excelsior


excelsior is a GTK2 theme engine that features merged tool and menu bars, gradients on entries and troughs, a gradient on the MainWindow, random effects, and more.


Recent releases

  •  09 Jan 2009 09:36

    Release Notes: was improved. A new is used. Nine unused variables were removed. Two implicit declarations were fixed. The debian/control description was updated and single gtk/glib includes are used. scale_trough_size is no longer decreased by 2. The scale_trough right border was fixed, and the fallback value for scale_trough_size was set to 5. Less grip area is drawn on handles (4*2 if on toolbar, else 8*2). The schema and the themes were updated.

    •  13 Nov 2008 00:59

      Release Notes: Minor improvements to the INVERTED widget style, and major improvements to the BUBBLEGUM widget style. CLARIUS and FLAT widget styles have been added (FLAT by merging the old and dead gFlat engine).

      •  19 Oct 2008 15:10

        Release Notes: The code was cleaned up. The entry_ib_ever engine-option was removed. The Scrollbars have been improved by removing borders around the slider, by fixing up the trough, and through further improvements of the slider. Tabs in INVERTED have been reworked. Excelsior now draws icon-view-items on its own, instead of using the fallback function. Fixups were made in the engine-schema. All themes have been changed accordingly.

        •  19 Sep 2008 07:47

          Release Notes: The button_style option has been removed in favor of the style option. The Engine Schema has been fixed and updated. The old_scales option has been dropped. The code of AQUA and BUBBLEGUM has been split off from INVERTED. All three widget styles were improved. Themes were updated accordingly. mw_gradient options 3 and 4 as well as tooltip_style options 2, 3, 4, and 5 have been dropped.

          •  11 Sep 2008 09:12

            Release Notes: A lot of changes were made to the themes, engine options, and style retouching.


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