Smaragd is unique design icon theme modified version of Menda icon theme by Anex, it is released under license Creative Commons by-sa. It is shaped in hexagonal design, such icon sets are difficult to find. This icon set contains icons from different icon projects such as Numix, Flattr, NitruxSA, and some Manjaro version graphics icons. It contains more than 13000+ icons. The good thing is that it is compatible with all Linux desktop environments such as Unity, Gnome, Cinnamon, Mate, KDE and others. This icon set is in active development and open for user requests, which means you can request icon if you found any missing icon in this set then report here. In following screenshots Ambiance-Blackout-Flat theme used. You can use Unity Tweak Tool, Gnome-tweak-tool or Ubuntu-Tweak to change themes/icons.
To install Smaragd icons in Ubuntu 15.04/14.10/14.04/12.04/Linux Mint 17.1/17/13 via PPA open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
>> For Debian/other Debian derivatives
To install Smaragd Icons in Debian & derivatives open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal: