[Mageia-discuss] Icons

Gary Montalbine gmontalbine at cox.net
Wed Jun 22 01:31:13 CEST 2011

On 06/21/2011 05:14 PM, Radu-Cristian FOTESCU wrote:
>> Many of my icons on my kde desktop are question marks. I am unable to change
>> them. I rt click on the icon>  rt click properties>  rt click on the
>> correct icon and save. I still get the ?. My /home is what I used in ML2010.2.
> So you say you're setting an icon, but it doesn't show up?
> Have you tried to delete the icon cache? When this happened to me, this was the fix that worked.
> Clearing the KDE4 icon cache involves deleting the contents of the following directory:
> ~/.kde4/cache-`hostname`/kpc/
> which is actually a symlink to:
> /var/tmp/kdecache-`whoami`/kpc/
> Then you’ll have to log off the KDE4 session and log back on.

Thanks. I had to delete the /var/tmp ... /kpc directory. /.kde... had no 


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