Updated for 10.9.5 – Includes restore for OS X 10.10 Yosemite.
This hack has been tested with OS X 10.9 - 10.9.5 Mavericks.
Before upgrading to a newer system version, be sure to restore the default OS X menu bar. Obsidian will be tested and updated with each new version of OS X.
This hack replaces system files that controls how the menu bar looks. This process has proven relatively harmless. However, there is always a risk when modifying system resources.
By downloading this hack you agree that I, Max Rudberg, can not be held responsible for any potential damage to your system. Proceed at your own risk.
Obsidian Menu Bar needs to evolve with OS X in order to keep it alive. Apple may change things around with each system update, and it takes time to catch up. To keep Obsidian Menu Bar alive, please consider making a donation.
To customize which menu icons gets a white icon, you can delete files from the Installer Content folder/Menu Items/Menu Extras for example. Just make sure to leave the folder there, or the script will bail out.
This method is useful if you keep menu items in Bartender and would like them to keep their appearance.