We have previously seen the installation of the Elementary GTK 3.0 theme under Ubuntu. In this page we will see the installation of the Elementary icon theme for a system running Ubuntu 11.10/12.04. Here is a screenshot for some of the icons used:
Elementary Icon Theme Installation
cd /tmp && wget -O elementy_icons.zip http://goo.gl/0F7N1
unzip elementy_icons.zip -d ~/.icons
gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.interface icon-theme 'elementy-light'
Here are some screenshots of the icons under Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin):
For more icon themes, check this list. Credits for this icon theme go here.