[PC-BSD Testing] where did my icons go?

Julian Elischer julian at freebsd.org
Wed Jan 9 10:13:05 PST 2013


On 1/9/13 10:08 AM, Josh wrote:
> On 1/9/2013 1:00 PM, Julian Elischer wrote:
>> On 1/9/13 6:33 AM, Ken Moore wrote:
>>> On 01/09/2013 06:44, Julian Elischer wrote:
>>>> I just upgraded from 9.1-RC3 to 9.1 and the icons in my screen (the
>>>> default 3, appcafe, and two others (system management I think was
>>>> another), have disappeared.
>>>> also the little starry thing on the top right hand corner of the
>>>> (KDE)
>>>> screen has gone away.
>>>>
>>>> any ideas as to why?
>>>> It's a test vmware image. All I do on it is upgrades and I've never
>>>> fiddled with any settings. literally I installed RC2, upgraded to
>>>> RC3 and then RELEASE and now the icons are gone.
>>>>
>>>> no settings were touched on the way.
>>>>
>>>> Julian
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>>> Are you sure that you logged in to KDE and not something else like
>>> fluxbox?
>>
>> absolutely sure
>>  I did it twice to sure be
>>>
>>> I have noticed that the upgrade does not always install all the base
>>> DE packages if any of the sub-packages were also selected. So it is
>>> usually a good idea to re-add the DE from the system manager after an
>>> upgrade just to make sure everything is there.
>>
>> will try
>>
>>>
>>
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>
> Hey guys I had experienced this also with a virtualbox installation I
> had done.   I'm pretty sure it was when i upgraded from RC2 to RC3
> though.  I asked Kris to have a look at it and so we changed the size
> of the virtual hard drive from 20 to 30 gigabytes and reinstalled the
> updates.  After reinstalling RC3 I had icons again. I can't be certain
> it wasn't just a fluke.  I'm not sure this relates, but it definitely
> sounded similar.
>

I can't say if it was between RC2 and RC3 or between RC3 and REL. but 
I think there were icons in the brief time I was at RC3.

> -Josh
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