xfce4-panel changing icon for showdesktop plugin

killermoehre killermoehre at gmx.net
Sun Nov 29 10:34:25 CET 2015

Am 29. November 2015 09:55:26 MEZ, schrieb Sylvain <xfce4 at ledragon.net>:
>Hi Charlie,
>On 28/11/2015 13:45, Charlie Kravetz wrote:
>> You are, of course, welcome. I do not know any place with this
>> documentation. I was hoping a developer would jump in and give you
>> that information. 
>OK. I will wait a bit to see if someone else answer before asking more.
>I tested to change Icons of some other panel's plugin without success
>yet, on changing there's Icon using:
>For example:
>I don't know yet how they read their prefs, nor if
>xfce4-panel -r
>is sufficient to reload the icon if I change something.
>Nothing change yet. Even when editing 
>Some rc files are stored in ~/.config/xfce4/panel/ … no more clue yet.

If the plugin doesn't offer to change its icon, than it's hardcoded. What you can do is to change your icon theme, so the icon referenced by the plugin changes.


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