Icons removed from Buttons and context menus - Patch Applications to show icons

Matthew Paul Thomas mpt at canonical.com
Tue Aug 4 10:37:28 BST 2009


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mac_v wrote on 04/08/09 06:00:
>...
>  From libgnome2-0 version (2.27.5-0ubuntu1) Upstream is setting the 
> context menus and dialogue buttons icons option to false by default.
> http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=557469
> http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=583352

(This applies to all menus, not just context menus.)

>...
> Currently reported apps:
> gedit > http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=590661
> totem > http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=589808
> nautilus > http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=590647
>           > https://bugs.launchpad.net/bug/408384
> firefox > https://bugs.launchpad.net/bug/408361

Thank you for reporting these bugs, I really appreciate it.

>...
> P.S.: In future , hope the Design team sends out such *reminders* , 
> informing about these system-wide UI changes and reminding the devs to 
> patch the apps...
>...

The change was made by an upstream Gnome developer, who happens to be a
Red Hat employee, while the relevant Canonical Design team member (me)
was on holiday. Restoring appropriate icons to applications is a Gnome
thing more than an Ubuntu thing, though of course Ubuntu developers can
help out.

Cheers
- --
Matthew Paul Thomas
http://mpt.net.nz/
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