[OBORONA-SPAM] Re: what on earth??

Joseph Vella vayu at sklinks.com
Sun Feb 26 06:20:07 GMT 2006


On Saturday 25 February 2006 9:42 pm, Gabriel Dragffy wrote:
> I even managed to find this file myself, no mean feat considering I'm a 
n00b, 
> I adjusted the last two lines accordingly. Restarted the computer, not just 
a 
> log out, I logged in and the icons were the correct size but were 
> low-resolution and pixelated. And the ones that had previously been missing 
> were still missing (which is like 9 out of 10 of them). For some reason 
these 
> malfunction was causing Kgpg to crash on startup, and it still didn't work 
> even once I had adjusted this settings file. It seems I'm not the only one 
to 
> have experienced this and looking around the net it seems other people have 
> too either to greater or lesser degrees than me. I'm not sure how/why this 
> icon size setting can be the root of such massive problems, it doesn't even 
> need root privs to do. In my experience anytime when you need root privs to 
> do something you have the potential for a lot of destruction.
> 
> 
> 
> 

I'm no expert, but given your description my next step would be to re-install 
or install another icon theme.  I've had themes lock up my system.






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