Aurélien Gâteau agateau at
Tue Apr 13 16:49:42 BST 2010

On 13/04/2010 16:34, Lynn Hazan wrote:
> This is a new attempt to get help on a KIconLoader issue.
> I just want to specify my own cursors in KDE4 (the images are in a dedicated 
> directory.), doing something like:
> QCursor(loader->loadIcon("zoom_cursor", KIconLoader::NoGroup),0,0);
> I am using CMake, is there a specific macro?

Hi Lynn,

You can use this line in your CMakeLists.txt to install the icons:

  FILES zoom_cursor.png
  DESTINATION ${DATA_INSTALL_DIR}/name_of_your_application

You should then be able to load them with:

  QString path = KStandardDirs::locate("appdata", "zoom_cursor.png");
  QPixmap cursorPixmap = QPixmap(path);

This is what I do to load a zoom cursor in Gwenview (you can have a look
at kdegraphics/gwenview/cursors/CMakeLists.txt and


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