Search "icons" subdir for UserIcon

Antonio Larrosa larrosa at
Fri May 28 12:05:30 BST 2004

On Friday 28 May 2004 12:11, Stephan Kulow wrote:
> UserIcon is special and only checks in the paths you tried to change.
> While all others look for a themed icon.

A cookie for Stephan :)

Btw, Adrian, you want to use share/apps/$appdir/pics for User icons, which (as 
Stephan said) are not themed (cannot be modified via the theme selector on 
kcontrol) and are loaded exactly as they're stored on disk (don't have an 
effect applied). While all the other icon methods (BarIcon, DesktopIcon, 
etc.) get their icons from under share/apps/$appdir/icons/... taking in mind 
the icon theme selected by the user, and applying the relevant effect to the 


Antonio Larrosa

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