[kde-linux] Why are taskbar icons sometimes a big X?

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Mon Jul 31 13:40:38 UTC 2006

Larry Alkoff wrote:
> I have some programs that have perfectly good icons on the desktop
> but when I open them, the icon in the task bar box is a large X that 
> looks hand drawn.
> A good case in point is Thunderbird which has a lovely icon of an 
> envelope in version that appears in the desktop boxes as a big 
> hand drawn X.

FYI, it's a thunderbird build/packaging error.  For example, this issue 
occurs on Fedora's packaging:

-- Rex

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