Bug 134670 - Install icon theme untars it into $HOME/.themes and not $HOME/.icons
Install icon theme untars it into $HOME/.themes and not $HOME/.icons
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: control-center (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jonathan Blandford
David Lawrence
: 110423 125340 137671 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: 131589
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Reported: 2004-10-05 11:18 EDT by James Laska
Modified: 2013-09-02 02:01 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-10-14 13:34:31 EDT
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Quick fix for FC3 (1.74 KB, patch)
2004-10-13 08:23 EDT, Marco Pesenti Gritti
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Description James Laska 2004-10-05 11:18:07 EDT
# TREE rawhide-latest
# ARCH i386

1) launch gnome-theme-manager
2) click "Theme Details"
3) select the "Icons" tab
4) click "Install theme..." and select an icon theme downloaded from

Actual Results:
The icon theme is untar'd into $HOME/.themes/

Expected Results
The icon theme should be untar'd into $HOME/.icons .  When I manually
move the untarred directory from .themes/ to .icons/  the UI then sees
the new icon theme and I can select it.
Comment 1 James Laska 2004-10-05 11:18:49 EDT
Currently using latest from rawhide-20041005, which includes:

Comment 2 Marco Pesenti Gritti 2004-10-13 07:03:16 EDT
Upstream this is:


There is a patch waiting for review but it's very invasive. Maybe we
can do a quick fix for FC3.
Comment 3 Marco Pesenti Gritti 2004-10-13 08:23:04 EDT
Created attachment 105138 [details]
Quick fix for FC3

jrb, what do you think? If this is ok I can add it to the package and
Comment 4 Matthias Clasen 2004-10-13 12:02:52 EDT
Looks reasonable to me. If it works, please go ahead.
Comment 5 Marco Pesenti Gritti 2004-10-13 14:00:01 EDT
Fixed in 2.8.0-12
Comment 6 Jonathan Blandford 2004-10-13 14:54:00 EDT
cool.  Thanks Marco.
Comment 7 Marco Pesenti Gritti 2004-10-22 08:22:43 EDT
*** Bug 110423 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 8 Marco Pesenti Gritti 2004-10-22 10:39:23 EDT
*** Bug 125340 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 9 sangu 2004-10-30 06:20:26 EDT
Marco: icon theme don't appear in gnome-theme-manager. But saved icon
theme in ~/.icons/ appear in "gnome-theme-manager".


Comment 10 Marco Pesenti Gritti 2004-11-04 08:16:50 EST
*** Bug 137671 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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