Screenshots of elementary OS

Here’s some Desktop screenshots of elementary OS – Jupiter on my computer the last couple of months.

Gecko Media Player Compile Guide

Gecko Media Player is a browser plugin that uses GNOME MPlayer to play media in a browser.


PRE-INSTALLATION

If you haven’t already installed the latest version of Gnome Mplayer, you should do that first: Gnome Mplayer Compile guide.


INSTALLATION

Download the version of Gecko Media Player you want (properly the latest and greatest): Download and save it to your Desktop.

Required Libraries

Next grab the required libraries to build and compile Gecko Media Player.

Code:
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade
sudo apt-get install build-essential
sudo apt-get install libglib2.0-dev xulrunner-1.9.2-dev libgconf2-dev libcurl4-gnutls-dev

Compile & Install

Code:
cd ~/Desktop
tar zxf gecko-mediaplayer-*.tar.gz
cd gecko-mediaplayer-*
./configure --with-libcurl --with-gio --with-gconf --enable-new-libxul 
make
sudo make install


Done.

Install Firefox 5 on elementary OS

To simple install Firefox 5 on elementary OS, open the terminal and type (or copy/paste):


Previous version of Firefox is already installed

Code:
sudo apt-add-repository ppa:mozillateam/firefox-stable
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade


Previous version of Firefox is not installed

Code:
sudo apt-add-repository ppa:mozillateam/firefox-stable
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install firefox

Libre/Open Office Splash for elementary OS


INSTALLATION

LibreOffice

Code:
tar zxf office-splash-eOS.tar.gz
sudo cp -r intro.png /usr/lib/libreoffice/program
sudo cp -r sofficerc /etc/libreoffice

OpenOffice

Code:
tar zxf office-splash-eOS.tar.gz
sudo cp -r intro.png /usr/lib/openoffice/program
sudo cp -r sofficerc /etc/openoffice


Do also check:
Exaile Splash Screen for eOS
Gimp Splash Screen for eOS

Handbrake elementary Icon Theme


INSTALLATION

Code:
tar zxf elementary-handbrake.tar.gz
sudo cp -r actions animations apps /usr/share/icons/elementary 

Handbrake Faenza Icon Theme


INSTALLATION

Code:
tar zxf Faenza-handbrake.tar.gz
sudo cp -r actions animations apps categories /usr/share/icons/Faenza

Indicator ‘Me’ and ‘Messages’

A little guide on howto add/remove Indicator Me and Indicator Messages.


Indicator Me with username

By default ‘Indicator Me’ username is disable in eOS Jupiter. If you want the username displayed in the panel you can do so by:

Press [alt]+[F2]

Code:
gconf-editor

system ==> indicator ==> me

Right click on ‘display’ and click ‘Edit key…’
Change the Value to 1


Without Indicator Me in the Panel

You want to remove ‘Indicator Me’ completely from the panel:

Code:
sudo apt-get remove indicator-me
killall gnome-panel


Without Indicator Me & Indicator Messages

No use of ‘Indicator Messages’ and want to get rid of it?

Code:
sudo apt-get remove indicator-messages
killall gnome-panel


Do also see Howto Unlock/Edit eOS Desktop

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