[maemo-users] Emacs iconless

From: Peter Flynn peter.flynn at mars.ucc.ie
Date: Wed Sep 30 01:09:47 EEST 2009
Kimmo Hämäläinen wrote:
> On Sat, 2009-09-26 at 18:25 +0200, ext Peter Flynn wrote:
>> Peter Flynn wrote:
>>> I successfully installed Emacs-x and it's been running well. But when it 
>>> loads, no icon appears in the sidebar of the screen, so if I run another 
>>> application while Emacs is running, I can never get back to Emacs 
>>> afterwards. Is there something needs adding to the menu entry to specify 
>>> an icon?
>> I added an Icon=emacs to the emacs.desktop and put a 26x26 PNG into the 
>> hicolor directory alongside what seem to be all the other app icons, but 
>> it doesn't seem to have done anything. What am I missing here?
> Try gtk-update-icon-cache 

No change.

> or using some existing icon.

I tried that but it has no effect. Nothing is displayed.

a. Is "Icon=name" the only change needed to the .desktop file or is 
there some other setting needed as well?

b. Where does the system look for the icons of running apps that are 
displayed down the LH side?


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