Setting custom icon for panel plugin in xfce4-mcs-manager does not work

Mathias Brodala info at
Mon Jul 9 21:15:04 CEST 2007

Hi Brian.

Brian J. Tarricone, 09.07.2007 19:04:
> Mathias Brodala wrote:
>> I have a rather odd situation here: I did specify a file named
>> 48x48/apps/xfce4-panel.png in my icontheme and this icon is correctly used for
>> xfce4-panel-manager.desktop. It is also displayed in the head of the
>> configuration window.
>> But the panel plugin within xfce4-mcs-manager still shows up with the default
>> icon, no matter what I try. I restarted xfce4-mcs-manager multiple times but to
>> no avail. Any idea what’s wrong?
> Nothing's wrong.  The icons in the settings manager itself are not 
> themeable.

Huh? Then why are all of them themeable except of the icon for the panel (and
for preferred applications, but I didn’t look through that yet)?

Have a look:


As you can clearly see, these are not the default icons, but mine.

Regards, Mathias


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