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

Julian Elischer julian at freebsd.org
Wed Jan 9 12:21:41 PST 2013


On 1/9/13 10:13 AM, Julian Elischer wrote:
> 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
>>>

reloading the KDE desktop env made the icons come back


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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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