Better sound settings icons

Bug #1130137 reported by David Henningsson
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gnome-control-center
Confirmed
Medium
adwaita-icon-theme (Ubuntu)
Triaged
Low
Unassigned
gnome-control-center (Ubuntu)
Invalid
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

It would be nice to have speaker, headphone and mic icons instead of just the audio-card icon shown in Sound Settings today.

We need the following things:
 * PulseAudio 3.0 [Check, released in Raring]
 * Gnome-control-center patch: [here: http://bazaar.launchpad.net/~diwic/gnome-control-center/new-icons/revision/543]
 * An audio-speaker icon [Needs to move from gnome-icon-theme-full to gnome-icon-theme]
 * An audio-headphones icon [Missing, there is one in oxygen-icon-theme though, but not sure if we can use it?]
 * An audio-handsfree icon [Missing]

One possibility could be to do a symlink between audio-headphones and audio-handsfree to the audio-headset icon, if we don't get any new icons.

description: updated
Robert Roth (evfool)
Changed in gnome-control-center (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → Low
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Will Cooke (willcooke) wrote :

Adding what I think is a debdiff to copy the headset icon to handsfree.

Changed in gnome-control-center (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Will Cooke (willcooke)
status: Confirmed → In Progress
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Will Cooke (willcooke) wrote :

Here's tweaked debdiff which should be more in keeping with the correct style.

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Will Cooke (willcooke) wrote :

I've tested this on my Artful machine, and it fixes the missing handsfree icon.

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Ubuntu Foundations Team Bug Bot (crichton) wrote :

The attachment "adwaita-icon-theme_3.24.0-0ubuntu2~will1.debdiff" seems to be a debdiff. The ubuntu-sponsors team has been subscribed to the bug report so that they can review and hopefully sponsor the debdiff. If the attachment isn't a patch, please remove the "patch" flag from the attachment, remove the "patch" tag, and if you are member of the ~ubuntu-sponsors, unsubscribe the team.

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tags: added: patch
Will Cooke (willcooke)
tags: added: desktop-trello-import
removed: patch
Changed in gnome-control-center (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Confirmed
status: Confirmed → Invalid
Changed in adwaita-icon-theme (Ubuntu):
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → High
assignee: nobody → Will Cooke (willcooke)
Changed in gnome-control-center (Ubuntu):
assignee: Will Cooke (willcooke) → nobody
importance: Low → Undecided
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Will Cooke (willcooke) wrote :

Sigh. I can't count. Now with correct wrapping

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Will Cooke (willcooke) wrote : Automatically added comment
tags: removed: desktop-trello-import
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Didier Roche (didrocks) wrote :

ok, that looks overall good. I'm wondering though about the maintainibility of this as it starts to have multiple lines (like, what happens if a new icon size is shipped?).

What do you think about challenging this (and you ;)) up and adding a loop in debian/rules in the install target to create those symlinks at build-time?

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Jeremy Bicha (jbicha) wrote :

Will, Didier,

I think the right answer for maintainability is for Will to open a bug about this issue with GNOME. :)

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Will Cooke (willcooke) wrote :

Added link to upstream. In the meantime I will look into Didier's suggestion as well.

Changed in gnome-control-center:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Confirmed
Will Cooke (willcooke)
Changed in adwaita-icon-theme (Ubuntu):
assignee: Will Cooke (willcooke) → nobody
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Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

There is an audio-headphones icon in the yaru theme now

Changed in adwaita-icon-theme (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Triaged
importance: High → Low
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