Sorry for the double post David, feel free to delete one. It was a double click on the submit button that did it - twicky finger I guess - don't let me near a gun! ;vP
So theming is definitely broke on my Mac installs. I get no theme at all. I know now, as I loaded Tersus on my Ubuntu netbook (yeah really - works pretty good!) and now I see the theming like a lot of the example and videos show. I thought they were just older then the installs I was running. It's seems to be on both home and work, so I'll have to play it different installs and see what's going on there.
So on Ubuntu, I get the following when trying to start the Theme Editor:
HTTP Status 404 - /tersus.devserver/
type Status report
description The requested resource (/tersus.devserver/) is not available.
...so I've got work to do to sort this out also. Anyway, I have to explore some more.
I'm running Ubuntu Maverick 10.10 on an Asus T91MT with Chrome as default browser. Java as follows: