Bug 202340 - gnomebaker icon won't theme
Summary: gnomebaker icon won't theme
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnomebaker
Version: 5
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Brian Pepple
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-08-13 03:45 UTC by Jeff Moe (jebba)
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2006-08-30 23:54:17 UTC

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Description Jeff Moe (jebba) 2006-08-13 03:45:37 UTC
The icon in the menu does not change when the theme is changed. This
is true even if the theme has an icon of the correct name.

The cause of this is that in
the Icon= line has the absolute path to the icon instead of just the
icon name.

It has:

When it should have:

Comment 1 Brian Pepple 2006-08-13 04:37:33 UTC
To correct this will take more work than just modifing the desktop file, since
the icons aren't installed in the '$(datadir)/icons/hicolor/' directory to make
use of the gtk-icon-cache.  Also, some of the src files will need to be
modified, since the current icon paths are hardcoded.  Some of the steps
involved to fix this are documented here:


I'll work up a patch for upstream when I get some free time, but I'm not going
to be backporting a patch to 0.5.1.

Comment 2 Brian Pepple 2006-08-30 23:54:17 UTC
Looks like my initial patch has been applied upstream.  I'm not going to be
backporting these changes to FC5, but it sounds like Bid should be doing a new
release for GnomeBaker soon, and should make it into FC6 eventually.


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