Modularity of Sardi icons explained with the application Numix-folders-git

Modularity of Sardi icons explained with the application Numix-folders-git

Sardi icons are modular. It means you can mix icons together from different icon themes. But there are some elements you should know before even trying to avoid frustrations and failure. never mess with the original icons - make a copy to your ~/.icons delete the icon cache file rename your folder and index.theme - use the same name use the power of the inherits line in index.theme delete...

Sardi Flexibility – the creation of Sardi Mono Numix Mexican

Sardi Flexibility – the creation of Sardi Mono Numix Mexican

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how flexible Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Mono Numix Colora Mexican from Sardi Mono Numix Colora. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new...

Sardi Flexibility – the creation of Sardi Mono Numix Hot Pink

Sardi Flexibility – the creation of Sardi Mono Numix Hot Pink

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how flexible Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Mono Numix Colora Hot Pink from Sardi Mono Numix Colora. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new...

Sardi Flexibility – the creation of Sardi Mono Numix Colora Violet

Sardi Flexibility – the creation of Sardi Mono Numix Colora Violet

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how flexible Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Mono Numix Colora Violet from Sardi Mono Numix Colora. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new icon...

Sardi Flexibility – the creation of Sardi Mono Numix Tropical Blue

Sardi Flexibility – the creation of Sardi Mono Numix Tropical Blue

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how flexible Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Mono Numix Tropical Blue from Sardi Mono Numix Colora. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new icon...

Sardi Modularity and Flexibility – the creation of Sardi Luv Red

Sardi Modularity and Flexibility – the creation of Sardi Luv Red

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how modular Sardi icons can be and in this article we will show you also the flexibility. With the use of scripts we can change the colour of the icons. Let us create Sardi Luv Red combining Sardi Flexible Luv Colora and Sardi. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows...

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Numix Circle Arc

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Numix Circle Arc

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how modular Sardi icons can be. Let us create Numix Circle Arc combining Numix Circle and Sardi Arc. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new icon theme...

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Orb Numix

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Orb Numix

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how modular Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Orb Numix combining Sardi Orb Colora and Sardi Mono Numix. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new...

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Polo

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Polo

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how modular Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Polo combining Sardi Mono Colora and Sardi. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new icon theme with...

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Vertexed

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Vertexed

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how modular Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Vertexed combining Sardi Mono Vertexed and Sardi. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new icon theme...

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Papirus

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Papirus

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how modular Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Papirus combining Sardi Mono Papirus Colora and Sardi. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new icon...

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Numix

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Numix

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how modular Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Numix combining Sardi Mono Numix and Sardi. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new icon theme with...

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Mint-X-Grey

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Mint-X-Grey

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how modular Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Mint-X-Grey combining Sardi Mono Mint-X-Grey and Sardi. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new icon...

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Evopop

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Evopop

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how modular Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Evopop combining Sardi Flat Evopop and Sardi. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new icon theme...

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Luv

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Luv

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how modular Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Luv combining Sardi Flexible Luv Colora and Sardi. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new icon...

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Mono Arc

Sardi Modularity – the creation of Sardi Mono Arc

As pointed out in this article Sardi aims to achieve several objectives. This article proves how modular Sardi icons can be. Let us create Sardi Mono Arc combining Sardi Mono and Sardi Arc. The procedure to create any new icon theme using the modularity is as follows Copy/paste and rename the folder Change the index.theme - name and inherits Create new icon-theme.cache Select new icon theme with...

Creation of Sardi Mono Numix Colora Vampire

Creation of Sardi Mono Numix Colora Vampire

Following the colouring of the conky Aureola Acros I wanted to know if I could match those colours to the folder icons. Sardi Mono Numix Colora has a script to change the colours. Each of the parts can be changed via these colour codes. Follow the steps in the video and see how easy it is to make your own icon theme with these scripts. In the script you will...

Sardi Mono Numix Colora can be changed into anything with only 4 colours

Sardi Mono Numix Colora can be changed into anything with only 4 colours

Sardi Mono Numix Colora replaces the old Sardi Mono Numix Grey. At the time I learned how I could change the icons manually in inkscape. In the mean time I grew to love scripting and I have now scripts to do the labour for me. Not only can I change it back into the look of Numix Grey but into any kind of look. It takes the script two seconds. In the Sardi Mono Numix Colora folder you will find a...

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Mono Numix Colora to Sardi Mono Numix Colora Polo

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Mono Numix Colora to Sardi Mono Numix Colora Polo

In the Sardi Mono Numix Colora folder you will find a script to change all colored icons to any colour you want. Last time we used inkscape to test what colour combinations we like and copy/paste the codes into the script and run it. THIS TIME we will sample the colours from a wallpaper we like and make the icons accordingly. This is our wallpaper. We end up making a new icon theme. 16 million...

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Mono Colora to Sardi Mono Colora Plum

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Mono Colora to Sardi Mono Colora Plum

In the Sardi Mono Colora folder you will find a script to change all orange colored icons to any colour you want. We use inkscape to test what colour combinations we like and copy/paste the codes into the script and run it. We end up making a new icon theme with the name Sardi Mono Colora Plum. 16 million colour choices   Sardi Mono Colora...

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Flexible to Sardi Flexible Random Colour

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Flexible to Sardi Flexible Random Colour

In the Sardi Flexible folder you will find a script to change all blue colored icons to any colour you want. It uses a random colour generator that you can break off if you see a colour you like. 16 million colour choices Content of tutorial find the script in sardi flexible folder explaining how the script works running the script and steps to...

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Dark Breeze to any possible combination

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Dark Breeze to any possible combination

In the Sardi icon collection you will find a new icon theme named Sardi Breeze Dark. This icon theme comes from the KDE or Plasma icon theme Breeze but we can use it as well on other distro's. I first experimented with it on the github with Super Ultra Flat Numix Remix icon set. At some point in time I wanted it to select it in the Sardi collection and that was not possible... So we made this...

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Flat Colora to Sardi Ghost Flexible Spiderman

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Flat Colora to Sardi Ghost Flexible Spiderman

In the Sardi Flat Orange folder you will find a script to change all orange colored icons to any colour you want. The standard new colour is a blue colour. EDIT: Sardi Flat Orange has been renamed to Sardi Flat Colora to point out that this icon set can change its colours via a script. This theme is the result of the steps undertaken in this article. We had already made an icon theme Sardi...

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Flat Colora to Sardi Flat Santa Claus

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Flat Colora to Sardi Flat Santa Claus

In the Sardi Flat Orange folder you will find a script to change all orange colored icons to any colour you want. The standard new colour is a blue colour. EDIT: Sardi Flat Orange has been renamed to Sardi Flat Colora to point out that this icon set can change its colours via a script. We use inkscape to test what colour combinations we like and copy/paste the 5 codes into the script and run it....

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Flat Colora to Sardi Flat Moon Tomato

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Flat Colora to Sardi Flat Moon Tomato

In the Sardi Flat Orange folder you will find a script to change all orange colored icons to any colour you want. The standard new colour is a blue colour. EDIT: Sardi Flat Orange has been renamed to Sardi Flat Colora to point out that this icon set can change its colours via a script. We use inkscape to test what colour combinations we like and copy/paste the 5 codes into the script and run it....

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Flat Colora to Sardi Flat Deep Sky Blue

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Flat Colora to Sardi Flat Deep Sky Blue

In the Sardi Flat Orange folder you will find a script to change all orange colored icons to any colour you want. The standard new colour is a blue colour. EDIT: Sardi Flat Orange has been renamed to Sardi Flat Colora to point out that this icon set can change its colours via a script. We use inkscape to test what colour combinations we like and copy/paste the 5 codes into the script and run it....

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Flat Colora to Sardi Flat Havelock Blue

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Flat Colora to Sardi Flat Havelock Blue

In the Sardi Flat Orange folder you will find a script to change all orange colored icons to any colour you want. The standard new colour is a blue colour. EDIT: Sardi Flat Orange has been renamed to Sardi Flat Colora to point out that this icon set can change its colours via a script. We end up making a new icon theme with the name Sardi Flat Havelock Blue. 16 million colour choices [box...

Make it yourself icon theme : starting to make a script for Sardi Flat Colora and end up with Sardi Flat Fire Brick

Make it yourself icon theme : starting to make a script for Sardi Flat Colora and end up with Sardi Flat Fire Brick

In this article you can follow all the steps I took to make a script (that in the mean time has evolved again). The movie is as is. NO manipulation, you will see all my mistakes as well. Prerequisites: Download the Sardi files to get the colouring script (that by now has changed). SVG are images ok but also text files you can edit and change. Sublime-text is my current editor Open one of the...

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Mono Colora to Sardi Mono Fire Brick

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Mono Colora to Sardi Mono Fire Brick

In the Sardi Mono Orange folder you will find a script to change all orange colored icons to any colour you want. The standard new colour is a dark red with some white accents. EDIT: Sardi Mono Orange has been renamed to Sardi Mono Colora to point out that this icon set can change its colours via a script. We start with the orange colour (#f38725) and will change it to this colour (#b41919). We...

Mixing icons of Sardi and Breeze dark and make Sardi Breeze Dark

Mixing icons of Sardi and Breeze dark and make Sardi Breeze Dark

When I was testing the sardi icons on the 40+ distro's I came across the icon theme Breeze from the KDE or Plasma desktop environment. I wondered if I could combine those icons with the sardi icons and whether it would look good. That is the topic at hand in the movie. OR Just download all the extra made Sardi icon themes from google drive. You will need the Sardi icon themes from Sourceforge...

Mixing icons of Sardi and Breeze Dark and make Sardi Flexible Breeze Dark

Mixing icons of Sardi and Breeze Dark and make Sardi Flexible Breeze Dark

When I was testing the sardi icons on the 40+ distro's I came across the icon theme Breeze from the KDE or Plasma desktop environment. I wondered if I could combine those icons with the sardi flexible icons and whether it would look good. That is the topic at hand in the movie. OR Just download all the extra made Sardi icon themes from google drive. You will need the Sardi icon themes from...

Mixing icons of Sardi and Faba and make Sardi Flexible Faba

Mixing icons of Sardi and Faba and make Sardi Flexible Faba

On my personal github @ https://github.com/erikdubois/themes-icons-pack I want to collect (and easily install) all the best icons and themes out there. When I was updating this github repository I remembered I like the faba icon folders and wondered if I could combine them with the sardi icons. That is the topic at hand in the tutorial. OR Just download all the extra made Sardi icon themes from...

Make it yourself icon theme : Sardi Numix

Make it yourself icon theme : Sardi Numix

Sardi has an icon set named Sardi Mono Numix which combines monochrome applications with yellow folders.  Like so. BUT you can as easily mix them with Sardi icons instead of the Sardi Mono icons. That is the topic at hand in the tutorial. OR Just download all the extra made Sardi icon themes from google drive. You will need the Sardi icon themes from Sourceforge too since they depend on each...

Make it yourself icon theme : Sardi Ghost Flexible Heavy Metal

Make it yourself icon theme : Sardi Ghost Flexible Heavy Metal

In the Sardi Ghost Flexible folder you will find a script to change all white colored icons to any colour you want. We start with the white colour (#ffffff) and will change it to this colour (#42453c). We end up making a new icon theme with the name Sardi Ghost Flexible Heavy Metal. 16 million colour choices Content of tutorial movie with only...

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Colora to Sardi Gothic

Make it yourself icon theme : from Sardi Colora to Sardi Gothic

In the Sardi Colora folder you will find a script to change all orange colored icons to any colour you want. The standard new colour is a dark red from the old icon theme Sardi Red. Sardi Red is no longer included since you can now make it via this script. We start with the orange colour (#f38725) and will change it to this colour (#708d97). We end up making a new icon theme with the name Sardi...

Make it yourself icon theme : Sardi Flexible Heavy Metal

Make it yourself icon theme : Sardi Flexible Heavy Metal

In the Sardi Flexible folder you will find a script to change all blue colored icons to any colour you want. We start with the blue colour (#1793d1) and will change it to this colour (#42453c). We end up making a new icon theme with the name Sardi Flexible Heavy Metal. 16 million colour choices Content of tutorial movie with only music - follow the...

Make it yourself icon theme : Sardi Flexible Froly

Make it yourself icon theme : Sardi Flexible Froly

In the Sardi Flexible folder you will find a script to change all blue colored icons to any colour you want. We start with the blue colour (#1793d1) and will change it to this colour (#e16b79). We end up making a new icon theme with the name Sardi Flexible Froly. 16 million colour choices Content of tutorial movie with only music - follow the steps...

Make it yourself icon theme : Sardi Flexible Quicksand

Make it yourself icon theme : Sardi Flexible Quicksand

In the Sardi Flexible folder you will find a script to change all blue colored icons to any colour you want. We start with the blue colour (#1793d1) and will change it to this colour (#af847d). We end up making a new icon theme with the name Sardi Flexible Quicksand. 16 million colour choices Content of tutorial find the script - change-colour.sh...

Make it yourself icon theme : Sardi Flat Arc

Make it yourself icon theme : Sardi Flat Arc

Mid august 2016 I have discovered the arc folders from horst3180 and I have mixed them with Sardi in two icon themes. Sardi Arc Sardi Flexible Arc You can as easily mix them with Sardi Flat icons. That is the topic at hand in the tutorial. OR Just download all the extra made Sardi icon themes from google drive. You will need the Sardi icon themes from Sourceforge too since they depend on each...

How to fix those icons that do not change with any icon theme

How to fix those icons that do not change with any icon theme

After you downloaded the Sardi icon collection that is hosted on Sourceforge and after following the steps how to install the Sardi icon theme, you will see that some of the icons in any distro will NEVER change. Content of the tutorial select the sardi icon theme look for icons that do not follow your icon theme download the scripts from...

Mixing icons of Sardi and Papirus and make Sardi Papirus

Mixing icons of Sardi and Papirus and make Sardi Papirus

The fun in linux is that you can actually change any aspect of the desktop and more... In this tutorial we combine parts of the Sardi icons with parts of Papirus Dark icons. You can follow or change the choices I made. Endresult Requirements Download the icons Now follow these steps to learn how to mix these icon...

Make it yourself Sardi icon theme playlist

Make it yourself Sardi icon theme playlist

In this playlist the Sardi icons are central. There are many scripts included to make the sardi icons your own personal icon set. You can change colours and mix different icon themes. How to make your own personal icon theme is explained in these movies. The Sardi icon collection can be downloaded at sourceforge. https://sourceforge.net/projects/sardi/files/ You can read more here. This is just...

Sardi Flexible

Sardi Flexible

Sardi Flexible was an idea that was slumbering in my head and never got around to do it due to lack in time but also lack in knowledge of scripting. I wanted to make a script that could achieve that all icons in Sardi would change quickly and easily. No manual labor but let the computer do all the work. My scripting knowledge is growing but is nowhere compared with some of the scripts that I see...

How to personalize the Sardi icon theme an overview

How to personalize the Sardi icon theme an overview

1. Use the scripts from Sardi You can use the Sardi scripts that are available in the folders to change them of colour. Flexibility is one of the objectives in Sardi. Sardi Flexible is a great example. This is just one icon theme but we changed the colour depending on the wallpaper. All the tutorials on these scripts will be gathered here. [gallery type="divi" link="file"...

Redesigning  the Sardi Icons yourself – changing the colors of the folders – Sardi Mono

Redesigning the Sardi Icons yourself – changing the colors of the folders – Sardi Mono

I was looking at the Sardi Mono and I found that the folders were too black to my liking. It is almost impossible to see the icons in the Cinnamon menu. Idea : Why not use  the icons of Sardi Flat Black and make them more gray and use these for Sardi Mono. Prerequisite Inkscape is installed Sublime text is installed The movie is the full analysis of my search - no pauses Coding that has been...

Redesigning  the Sardi Icons yourself – changing the colors of Sardi Mono Numix

Redesigning the Sardi Icons yourself – changing the colors of Sardi Mono Numix

Let us experiment and try to change all and any aspect of Sardi Icons. Prerequisite Inkscape is installed Sublime text is installed The movie has been split into three parts Coding that has been used is: And that is all it takes to color all the Sardi Mono Numix icons of the places. find -name "*.svg" -exec sed -i 's/fill:#ffa726/fill:#d5d5d5/g' {} \; find -name "*.svg" -exec sed -i...

How to make a new Sardi Icon theme based on gray folders of Numix

How to make a new Sardi Icon theme based on gray folders of Numix

We found out that Numix comes in different folder colors. What if we use the gray colors in combination with Sardi Mono. Or how to make a new icon theme. Let us make a new icon set with gray Numix folders and Sardi Mono icons Contents of movie other colors are available in Numix icon theme use the gray icons instead of the orange icons renaming your files is easy with thunar sudo apt-get install...

How to make a new Sardi Icon theme based on orange folders of Numix

How to make a new Sardi Icon theme based on orange folders of Numix

The idea is to combine the yellow folders from Numix theme and the Sardi Mono icon theme of the icons. Contents of movie mixing themes download the Numix theme copy/paste code the codes in a terminal to have the numix icon theme /usr/share/icons is where all the icons are how to make a completely new icon theme copy/paste sardi Mono and rename the folder rename folder change the name in...

How to make sure all icons are coming from the Sardi Icon theme with hardcode fixer from foggalong

How to make sure all icons are coming from the Sardi Icon theme with hardcode fixer from foggalong

You will see in Linux Mint 17.3 Rosa that not all icons are following the same theme. Whether you are using Sardi or Numix or any other theme, they never change. These icons are hard-coded. It means that the programmers have put a line inside a file pointing to one specific place to show us this icon. So whatever you do, this line never changes. You can do this manually but I will always choose...

How to change the Sardi Mono Mint-X-Gray icons in order to have other icons in menu’s

How to change the Sardi Mono Mint-X-Gray icons in order to have other icons in menu’s

In the previous movie we renamed all folders with the name "Action" to "Actionssss". This way Sardi Mono Mint-X-Gray inherits the icons in menu's (actions) from Gnome of Hicolor but no longer has its own icons. We like the action icons that are supplied with Mint-X. What if we could combine parts of icon themes with my own? Yes. You can. Contents of the movie Action folder has been renamed -...

How does the index.theme in Sardi Icons works part 3

How does the index.theme in Sardi Icons works part 3

This movie is explaining how inherits works, how we can change icon themes the way WE WANT THEM TO WORK. We do not like the small icons that are in the menu's of Sardi Mono Mint-X-Grey and we want to change theme. How can we proceed? Let us do this exercise and analyze together. Great example to understand how inherits functions and why it is so powerful. Contents of movie Where are the small...

How does the index.theme in Sardi Icons works part 2

How does the index.theme in Sardi Icons works part 2

You will need to tell your theme what folder to include and what their purpose is. We will go over that briefly in this movie. Contents of movie what does example do? Structure of your icons Directories list Properties of the different directories   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b2f_DtJzWow

How does the index.theme in Sardi Icons works part 1

How does the index.theme in Sardi Icons works part 1

Let us analyze the Sardi theme and any theme for that matter. I do not pretend to know all there is to know about themes in linux. I am taking some baby steps here and explain what I have learned so far. Contents of movie How to make a new theme Rename the name variable to make a new theme Comment less important Inherits is VERY important - this is where the power lies! Fall-back system  ...

How to change the Sardi icon set yourself

How to change the Sardi icon set yourself

Working with the sardi icon set and opening each and every svg file made me understand that these icons were just files. If I change a number on the same place in all the files it resulted in all the icons being red or black or orange. Here is how. Watch out from what colour you start from and to what colour you go. Also from which flavour you start : Sardi, Sardi Ghost, ... [box...