Debug warnings for broken icons

David Faure faure at
Tue Feb 12 18:08:13 GMT 2008

On Wednesday 19 December 2007, Urs Wolfer wrote:
> For the moment, I prefer the way to not cache broken 
> icons. This makes it way easier to find and fix such icons. Of course it 
> would be nice if we have a #define when we compile kdelibs in debug mode (is 
> that possible?). Then we could just not insert it into the cache when we are 
> in debug mode.

Actually we should never insert unknown icons into the cache, otherwise we cannot
honour the "canReturnNull=true" argument of loadIcon().... I'm in the process
of fixing this [and writing related unit tests].

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