Dark mod for Inkscape

  1. Make a temp directory in say /home/$USER/inkscape_dark
  2. Change into that directory and clone the repo from github:
    git clone https://github.com/alma4rebi/Inkscape-0.91-dark-theme.git
  3. Move into the repo cd Inkscape-0.91-dark-theme
  4. Now follow these steps accordingly using a terminal:
    1. Untar the file tar -cvf Inkscape\ 0.91\ dark\ theme\ linux.tar.gz
    2. cd Inkscape\ 0.91\ dark\ theme\ linux
    3. cd Set\ dark\ theme/
    4. sudo cp etc/gtk-2.0/gtkrc /etc/gtk-2.0/
    5. sudo cp share/icons/icons.svg /usr/share/icons/
    6. sudo cp share/themes/Default/gtk-2.0-key/gtkrc /usr/share/themes/Default/gtk-2.0-key/

Now launch inkscape and you should see your dark theme.


To return to bright theme use the contents of the Return bright theme folder also found therein.



Dark mod for Inkscape