look & feel degraded since latest xorg update

Colin Law clanlaw at googlemail.com
Thu Aug 25 06:35:20 UTC 2011

On 25 August 2011 01:10, ssc1478 <ssc1478 at aim.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 9:59 AM, Colin Law <clanlaw at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> On 24 August 2011 14:53, ssc1478 <ssc1478 at aim.com> wrote:
>>> Running natty, after the last set of updates, some of the look and
>>> feel looks like its a lower resolution.  Not sure how to describe it.
>>> When an app, such as firefox, is maximized, the icons in the upper
>>> left are an x in a red circle, a dash in a black circle, and a square
>>> in a black circle instead of the icons.
>> That is what I see all the time, maximised or not.  I assumed that is
>> what I am supposed to see.
> After rebooting it is back to normal so I don't know what happened.

As a matter of interest did you try just logging out and logging in
again?  I occasionally see symptoms that suggest the theme has not
been correctly loaded when I log in.  Changing theme corrects most of
the issues but some icons seem to get stuck.  Logging out and in again
fixes it.


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