Way to pack your icon themes in Gnome

I have long been looking for a simple tool to easily create and pack icon themes for gnome, yet the only specimens I could find on the gnome project were either outdated and broken, or non existing anymore.


I managed to uncover a functionnal (but old) python/bash script that seemed to do the trick, but it wouldn’t work with my gnome3 and GTK3 (pygtk only supports GTK up to 2.26 or something), so I decided to upgrade it. I forked it (hard) on github.com and it is available through : https://github.com/samae/iconpacker

It is for now almost iso-functionnal with the previous version, the GUI hasn’t been (yet) updated but it is planned for a future version. Read the rest of this entry »