[sylpheed:35798] Icon theme feature (Re: Re: change sylpheed icons)

Hiroyuki Yamamoto hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp
Tue Sep 17 17:24:03 JST 2013


On Sun, 14 Jul 2013 08:15:48 -0700 (PDT)
Globe Trotter <itsme_410 at yahoo.com> wrote:

>  Yes, icons cannot be changed once the binary is compiled. I
>  don't know
>  what it would take to enable them to be changed after
>  compilation, but
>  I suspect it would be a lot of work.
> Just putting in an option in the source code to read from some specified directory (with a default) would not be enough? Dear Hiroyuku, could you please let us know? Thanks!

This is called icon theme, and I see it is a long-awaited feature.
I have implemented a preliminary icon theme feature at the development tree
(svn r3284).

It checks for the following directories in that order, and if found,
read icons from the directory.

The file names are basically same as those of src/icons/*.{png,xpm},
except for extension (xpm -> png).

Note that some icons on toolbars (such as Print, Draft) are not themed yet.

Hiroyuki Yamamoto <hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp>

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