My-Humanity is a nice icon theme for Unity and Gnome Shell desktops environments. It has been updated recently to version 0.9 bringing more new icons for these applications:

  • Subdownloader
  • Gimp 2.8
  • Curlew
  • Draftsight (apps & mimes)
  • Curlew
  • Puddletag
  • Mockup (apps & mimes)
  • Glabel (mimes)
  • user-desktop 

My-Humanity Installation

To install my-humanity in Ubuntu 12.10/12.04 or Linux Mint 14/13, enter these commands:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:upubuntu-com/icons2 
sudo apt-get update 
sudo apt-get install my-humanity-icons

To enable my-humanity, use GNOME Tweak Tool or enter this command:

gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.interface icon-theme 'my-humanity'

Here is a screenshot of how the icons will look under Unity:

My-Humanity Removal

If you want to uninstall this icon theme from your system, enter these commands:

sudo apt-get remove my-humanity-icons 
sudo add-apt-repository --remove ppa:upubuntu-com/icons2 
sudo apt-get update