KDE 4.3 icons

Alan Dacey Sr. GrokIt at ajinfosearch.com
Thu Nov 19 12:25:31 GMT 2009


On Thursday 19 November 2009 02:33:13 am O. Sinclair wrote:
> Alan Dacey Sr. wrote:
> > On Wednesday 18 November 2009 02:16:46 am O. Sinclair wrote:
> >> Does anyone know where KDE 4.3 stores the user's icons? I have done 2
> >> reinstallations for users where I have left /home untouched and it has
> >> worked quite well.
> >>
> >> However - icons mess up. The oxygen theme never overwrites the existing
> >> ones and I have had to install another icon theme. Reinstalltion of the
> >> oxygen-icons package does nothing, it does not even show up as a theme
> >> to choose from.
> >>
> >> I figure I should delete the icon cache in /home/user before installing
> >> - but where is it hiding?
> >>
> >> Sinclair
> >
> > I found mine in:
> >
> > user's custom icons:
> > 	~/.local/share/icons
> >
> > from packages/themes:
> > 	/usr/share/icons
> >
> > no idea (gnome?):
> > 	/usr/share/pixmaps
> 
> Thanks, I eventually found them myself. Backed up all user data, booted
> from Knoppix and deleted said directory. Reinstalled with "untouched"
> /home directory and fresh ext4 root. Then went through some steps to
> convert /home from ext3 to ext4 (apparently have no impact on old files
> though until they are rewritten for any kind of reason).
> Rebooted, logged in. All nice with very few glitches - some servicemenus
>   I added have no functionality and such minor issues. And for whatever
> reason I got some old version of my distribution lists in Kontact???
> 
> Now trying to get into KDE4 "full time". What happened to the nice
> "print to pdf" for example??
> 
> Sinclair
> 

I had it there on my karmic alpha and beta installs.  Try installing cups-pdf, 
that should do the same thing.

-- 
Alan

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