Bug 80582 - Huge desktop icon in KDE
Huge desktop icon in KDE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sylpheed (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Akira TAGOH
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Blocks: 79579
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Reported: 2002-12-28 05:24 EST by Michael Schwendt
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:49 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-04-17 05:34:48 EDT
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Description Michael Schwendt 2002-12-28 05:24:10 EST
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Description of problem:
Drag KDE menu entry  "Extras > Internet > Sylpheed" to the desktop  and then
choose "link here". A huge desktop icon will be used. Looks wrong.

On the contrary, if I right-click "Create New" and "Link to Application" and
then select the icon in "Other icons > Sylpheed", it is a nice small one with
the same size than all other desktop icons.

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Comment 1 Akira TAGOH 2003-04-17 04:48:23 EDT
You mean KDE menu is a menu icon on the panel?
I can't find "Extras > Internet > Sylpheed" on the menu entries. on my
environment (it was installed from freshly 9), sylpheed entry is "Internet >
More Internet Applications > Sylpheed". and it's shown as well as others.
Comment 2 Michael Schwendt 2003-04-17 05:34:48 EDT

Please look at the date of when this report was submitted. It was about Red Hat
Linux Public Beta 8.0.92 (Phoebe) end of last year. A lot has changed since then.

I can only assume that internal changes in KDE/GNOME in Red Hat Linux 9 solved
the problem by scaling down large desktop icons. The icon included with
sylpheed-0.8.9-3 is still 128x128, whereas later versions come with an icon half
that size.

$ file /usr/share/pixmaps/sylpheed.png 
/usr/share/pixmaps/sylpheed.png: PNG image data, 128 x 128, 8-bit/color RGBA,

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