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

  1. Copy/paste and rename the folder
  2. Change the index.theme – name and inherits
  3. Create new icon-theme.cache
  4. Select new icon theme with theme manager

This tutorial is created on Linux Mint 18.1 Cinnamon but Sardi is distro independent.

You can create this icon theme on any distro.

Sardi Numix



Increased complexity due to other monochrome icons in other folders then places.




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