more icon theme stuff (blah)
edscott wilson garcia
edscott at prodigy.net.mx
Sun Apr 18 15:11:19 CEST 2004
El sáb, 17-04-2004 a las 23:21, Brian J. Tarricone escribió:
> so i say the hell with it, let's just move everything to
> $datadir/icons. that seems to be the Right Thing to do anyway. the
> cool thing is that, e.g., the "Xfce-Noia" theme can "inherit" from
> "Noia", so it will pick up icons from the latter theme if they aren't in
I could not agree with you more.
> the only downside (aside from the time and work required to do the
> change) is that of handling fallback behaviour. if the user selects a
> non-"Xfce-" theme, they may not have the files the panel requires. the
> simple fix for that is to duplicate the icons from our default
> ("Xfce-Curve") theme and dump them in $datadir/icons/hicolor. so maybe
> we overwrite someone else's icons. tough. that's a packaging issue.
Currently xffm uses the no_icons theme as a fallback.
> the fix for this downside, however, has its own downside. that means
> that no matter what non-"Xfce-" theme the user picks, they'll have to
> live with "Xfce-Curve" icons for the panel. the panel _could_ have an
> "icon theme override" option, but that sounds rather hackish. i can't
> see any way around this.
The missing icons are there, but just with other names. Maybe that's the
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