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Article is also relevant for Linux Mint 18.1.

Working on my Sardi Icons I missed the little program Plank from Rico Tzschichholz at


Installing plank

Linux Mint 18 has already the repository included so you just have to type :

sudo apt install plank

I leave the source in just for safety reason.
If in the future plank is no longer standard included, this code will be useful:

 sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ricotz/docky
 sudo apt-get update
 sudo apt-get install plank

Installing plank


Plank theme location

Normal installation with ppa then your files will be located in


You can also copy/paste themes from the net in this location. They will pop-up in your theme drop-down.