A few Lubuntu Menu things...
ericbradshaw at computers4christians.org
Sat Dec 28 17:34:40 UTC 2013
Debian Documentation Browser (no icon)
Debian Package Viewer
DBForge (no icon)
[Icon line missing completely]
DNGConverter (no icon in menu, but shows on desktop)
Driftnet (no icon)
Israel: It might be better to host it on one of the *buntu sites. You
could make a launchpad bug, or blueprint, or a wiki page. That way it
will be around to link to for others without having to use your personal
dropbox. Though, I suppose it could be better to compile the list first
and then make a bug about it.
Eric: Agreed it would be better to host this on a *buntu site. Also
agreed the list should be compiled first. However, I've only made it to
apps installed through LSC that begin with the letter "D," so I'm not
sure the list(s) will be done "in time" for the icons to be "fixed"
before the 14.04 LTS release. Not sure what the best course of action
is. I feel like someone should start going through the lists I've made
so far to see if all/most icons can be fixed in the same way. I also
feel like if I have a chance of finishing the list(s), I don't want to
be the one to go back through. Just a time consideration. Then again,
it'd be nice to have someone else start at "Z" and go backwards so we
can meet in the middle. I don't know if anyone really has a computer
they can spare like I do. I'm using a machine I don't mind wiping and
starting over if it gets jumbled by all this (I must say though, by in
large - it's gone very well). I've been installing from LSC, but
removing from Synaptic as it reduces errors and more completely removes
the apps and dependancies. Plus it's way faster (removing the apps via
LSC have to be one at a time).
Israel: The thing I wonder most is if the apps without icons actually
come with icons and the packaging has an error which doesn't cause the
icon to install. I have too much going on right now to take on the task
of looking into the source of those programs on lp and checking out
their /debian stuff.... If this is a bug in packaging, though the larger
*buntu community could possibly pitch in and run some script on all the
packages to find out the error and fix it... I think the quality testing
people should find out about this large swath of apps without icons.
Eric: There are some anomalies too. DNG shows no icon in the menu, but
when the shortcut is copied to the desktop; it shows up just fine. Not
too big either. I mean although blank in the menu, the
"non-app-specific-icon" or "default icon" shows as a normal size.
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