Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1031759
xfce4-power-manager missing mouse icon
Last modified: 2015-06-29 08:58:55 EDT
Created attachment 825753 [details]
patch for Fedora 20 xfce4-power-manager 1.2.0-9 rpm
Description of problem:
The xfce4-power-manager icon when I attached my mouse was missing
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Always, every time I attached my mouse I got an ugly missing icon.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install/Upgrade to Fedora 20
2. Attach bluetooth mouse that provides power information
See icon for a missing icon appear
Normal xfce4-power-manager icon for a mouse appears.
There appear to be a couple problems with icons for other devices such phones, mice, etc. in xfce4-power-manager 1.2.0
Attached the patch I generated for the package installed.
edited spec file line 30:
rebuilt, reinstalled, restarted, and it works as expected now.
What's the status here? I see a only placeholder as well.
Since xfce4-power-manager seems to need some love from upstream, and lacks a persistent maintainer, I suggest to replace it in favor of yacpi, at least on the spin media. What do you think?
With a recent update, to bluez I think, I can again see the bluetooth mouse's charge level when hovering the cursor over the placeholder icon.
Upstream is preparing a new release with changed behaviour for the icon.
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