do u like to have your desktop like this…..

then follow these simple steps… but you need to uninstall the awn already present in order to have curves like this!!

in order to remove awn type the following in the terminal…

sudo rm -f /usr/local/bin/awn*
sudo rm -f /usr/local/bin/avant*
sudo rm -rf /usr/local/lib/awn
sudo rm -f /usr/local/share/locale/*/LC_MESSAGES/
sudo rm -f /usr/local/share/applications/avant*
sudo rm -f /usr/local/share/applications/awn*
sudo rm -rf /usr/local/share/avant-window-navigator
sudo rm -f /usr/local/lib/libawn*
sudo rm -rf /usr/local/include/libawn
sudo rm -f /usr/local/lib/libawn*
sudo rm -f /usr/local/lib/pkgconfig/awn.pc
sudo rm -rf /usr/local/share/awn-core-applets
sudo rm -rf /usr/local/lib/python2.5/site-packages/awn/

nxt install bzr,m4.gnome-common…

sudo apt-get install bzr gnome-common m4

then install awn curves…

sudo apt-get install build-essential autotools-dev libxdamage-dev libxcomposite-dev libgnome2-common libgnome2-dev libgnome-desktop-dev libgnome-vfs-dev libgtk2.0-dev libwnck-dev libgconf2-dev libglib2.0-dev libdbus-glib-1-dev libgnomevfs2-0 libgnome-desktop-2 libgnome2-0 libwnck-common python-gtk2 python-gconf bzr gnome-common python-dev python-gtk2-dev python-cairo-dev python-gconf python-gnome2-dev
bzr co awn-curves
cd awn-curves

sudo make install

and then type..
gksudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list

add the following to the end of the list…
if your are running fiesty…

deb feisty avant-window-navigator
deb-src feisty avant-window-navigator

if gutsy….
deb gutsy avant-window-navigator
deb-src gutsy avant-window-navigator


sudo apt-key add reacocard.asc
rm reacocard.asc
sudo apt-get update

and then finally install

sudo apt-get install avant-window-navigator-bzr awn-core-applets-bzr

and thats it you will get the awn curves