Toggle Backlight mode in Unity2D

I really like the “Backlight Toggles” launcher mode, which causes all launcher icons to have a colored background if and only if the application is running. This allows me to quickly see what’s running and what’s not. As far as I know this is the default mode for 12.10.

I was missing this feature on Unity2D. It turns out that I was not the only one who looked for help in the Internet in this matter – actually some people would like to use this feature. I’m going to give you a hand with that! As Unity2D is no longer developed, we cannot hope such feature will be ever implemented, so I prepared a simple script that patches few Unity files and enables that behavior immediately!

To get and run the script, use the following:

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So what is actually new in Ubuntu Accomplishments 0.3?

Ubuntu Accomplishments system had a new release this week, which sums up our efforts from last 4 months. What were we doing all that time? What’s new, what’s worth trying out? If you don’t like reading changelogs, this post will present some highlights of most important changes that were introduced in Ubuntu Accomplishments 0.3.

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