Needs to embed gnome stock icons

Bug #557137 reported by niol on 2010-04-07
This bug affects 5 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Mail Notification
mail-notification (Debian)
Fix Released
mail-notification (Fedora)
Fix Released

Bug Description


Since the release of gnome-icon-theme 2.30, the stock icons are not provided anymore and seem (from what I could understand) to be deprecated.

mail-notification needs either to embed the required stock_icons (at least stock_mail.png) or to use other icons.

To not hesitate to contact me for more info.


Joachim Breitner (nomeata) wrote :

It seems that to embed the files, one could copy them to the mail-notification source, install them to, say, /usr/share/mail-notification and add that to the icon search path via gtk_icon_theme_append_search_path() (Docs at

Changed in mail-notification (Debian):
status: Unknown → Confirmed
Mat Booth (mbooth) wrote :

Added the Fedora bug. We just changed which icons are being used with a trivial patch.

Changed in mail-notification (Debian):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
Vincent Untz (vuntz) wrote :

This is the patch used by openSUSE (it comes from Mandriva, I think).

Changed in mail-notification (Fedora):
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Fix Released
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