Rodent icons

Jasper Huijsmans jasper at
Sun Aug 22 16:16:02 CEST 2004

Benedikt Meurer wrote:
> edscott wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>   As you recall, no one opposed the idea of making Francois' Rodent
>> theme the default  icon theme. At current CVS they are located in the
>> xffm-icons directory, but the code which accesses most of them is at
>> libxfcegui (mime-icons module) but there is no dependency and probably
>> should not be.
>>   Does anyone have any strong objection to my moving these icons from
>> xffm-icons to libxfcegui4? 
> I don't think moving them to libxfcegui4 is a good idea. There should be 
> a separate package xfce4-icon-theme(s) that contains the icons and 
> installs them in their standard location ($datadir/icons/$theme).

Applications should install their default icons in the hicolor theme and 
not depend on the availability of any icon theme.

Yeah, that means the panel fallback icons need to be changed to copies 
from Rodent as well.


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