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Divergence Theme Pack is sure to put the awe in anyone’s jaw

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Imagine logging into your Ubuntu desktop and being greeted by the slick tones of the themes below.

Well, it’s easy to achieve thanks to designer ~jurialmunkey who has packaged them up into one ‘mega-pack’ for easy download and installation.



The Divergence theme set is available to download in one giant ‘megapack’ @: –


To get your apps looking like the screenshots above you do need to install Nautilus Elementary, the latest Murrine & Equinox GTK engines and the Awoken icon set.

The megapack contains: –

  • various spins of the Divergence theme (Steel, Dust, Coal, Light, etc)
  • Metacity
  • Emerald
  • AwOkaenza icon theme, inheriting many icons from AwOken
  • Awn Theme


Latest Equinox GTK engine:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:tiheum/equinox
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install gtk2-engines-equinox

Latest Murrine GTK engine:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:murrine-daily/ppa
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install gtk2-engines-murrine

Nautilus Elementary:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:am-monkeyd/nautilus-elementary-ppa
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade
nautilus -q

Open Nautilus > Edit > Preferences > Tweaks > Enable breadcrumbs, disable places button.

AwOken Icon Theme:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:alecive/antigone
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install awoken-icon-theme


Installing the megapack is a breeze; download and extract the .zip file above and run the ‘’ script inside either by double-clicking on it and choosing ‘run in a terminal’ or issuing the following command in the correct directory via the terminal: –

sudo ./