[PC-BSD Testing] SystemUpdaterTray icon broken

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Jan 5 09:29:32 PST 2011

On Sun, Dec 26, 2010 at 03:22:53PM +1300, Sam Lin wrote:
> Dear PCBSD fellows,
> A few weeks ago I reported an issue about the broken audio icon in my
> taskbar on PCBSD 8.1 (i386) which recovered mysteriously. Recently I
> noticed another similar issue in my taskbar icon but this time it's
> the SystemUpdaterTray icon. As you can see in the attached snapshot,
> the area where it should have been the text "SystemUpdaterTray" with a
> gradient bar now only gives a question mark icon. Cannot figure out
> when exactly this started. Just like the audio icon issue before, the
> question icon in the SystemUpdaterTray does not affect the
> functionality of Update Manager. It just looks somewhat odd and
> questionable.
> I guess there have been some bugs eating icons on my system.
> Regards,
> Sam

I'm not sure where to begin on this :) It could be a bug in QT's system tray code, but
thats just a wild guess. We'll have to re-test it on 8.2, see if it is working now. 

FWIW, never seen this on any of my systems here. 

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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