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How To Install Emerald In Ubuntu 13.04, 12.10 Or 12.04 [PPA]

Emerald Window Decorator development may have stopped and the package is no longer available in the Ubuntu repositories for a few releases, but there are users who want to continue using it, so to make it easier to install, I uploaded Emerald to the main WebUpd8 PPA, for Ubuntu 13.04, 12.10 and 12.04.Emerald is a window decorator for Compiz that allows full composite window decorations. There are many themes out there that come with frames, titlebars, buttons and so on that you won’t see in other window decorators, this being the main reason why Emerald was so popular a while back. Emerald is also highly customizable.Because it requires Compiz, Emerald doesn’t work in GNOME Shell, but it should work with Unity (3D), GNOME Classic with Compiz or Xfce with Compiz for instance.Here are a few of the many Emerald themes available on Gnome-Look, DeviantArt and so on:HalfTime Emerald themeDivergence IV “A New Hope” Emerald themeRadial Emerald themeLittleGlass Emerald themeDark glass with Ambiance buttons Emerald themeOrdinary Emerald themeThe themes can be tweaked using Emerald Theme Manager, which allows you to change the borders size, shadows, titlebar font and alignment and so on. For instance, the LittleGlass theme above has some pretty

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