Xfce 4.6 RC1 strange behavior

Carles Muñoz Gorriz carlesmu at internautas.org
Sun Feb 22 12:19:37 CET 2009

En/na Yves-Alexis Perez ha escrit:
> On sam, 2009-02-21 at 21:27 -0800, Pascal Gervais wrote:
>> I had not seen this before because I use and always launches the
>> Settings Manager with a keyboard shortcut, without ever having
>> launched the different configuration dialogs one by one in the menu.
>> So, by running each configuration dialog from the Xfce menu, I saw
>> that many of them did not display icons on their buttons.
>> I thought at first it was a problem with my icon theme, so I have
>> installed the same (tango) that I saw on the Xfce 4.6 tour web page of
>> Jérôme, but the problem was still there.
>> One of the differences that came to mind between the screenshots of
>> the Xfce 4.6 tour and my system is that you use Xfce in English, me in
>> French. And it's seems that the problem was there.
> For the record, I'm seeing the same here. Running stuff with
> LC_MESSAGES=fr_FR.UTF-8 leads to the “no icons“ behavior.
> May I ask how you installed Xfce on your Debian box? Was it using my
> packages or built them yourself?

I have the same problem with catalan (ca_ES.UTF-8) using your UNRELEASED

I don't know whether is a packaging issue or not, but may be that the
"gtk-*" strings being translatable is related, e.g. from the ca.po:
> #: ../dialogs/accessibility-settings/accessibility-dialog.glade.h:35
> #: ../dialogs/appearance-settings/appearance-dialog.glade.h:34
> #: ../dialogs/display-settings/display-dialog.glade.h:8
> #: ../dialogs/keyboard-settings/keyboard-dialog.glade.h:29
> #: ../dialogs/mouse-settings/mouse-dialog.glade.h:28
> #: ../xfce4-settings-editor/xfce4-settings-editor.glade.h:14
> msgid "gtk-close"
> msgstr "Tanca"


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