Multiple DeskTops, HiColor theme, standardized icon names

Travis Watkins alleykat at
Sun Jul 9 16:03:04 EEST 2006

On 7/9/06, James Richard Tyrer <tyrerj at> wrote:
> Getting back to this actual question:
> If different DeskTops install icons in HiColor there is going to be a
> problem.
> Currently, GNOME prefixes their icon names with: "gnome" and by so doing
> avoid this issue.  KDE naturally presume that you will only use KDE so
> they just have simple icon names and don't even consider the issue.
> BUT, we are going to have standardized icon names so we are going to
> have collisions with HiColor icons from different DeskTops.
> How do we deal with this??

Perhaps something like the tango icons could be the hicolor theme?

Travis Watkins

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