Old notification area icons not rendering correctly

Bug #833403 reported by Roland (Rolandixor) Taylor on 2011-08-24
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Unity
Confirmed
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Bug Description

When using any application that uses a regular notification area icon rather than an indicator, a hug white spot is rendered instead of the icon. (See screenshot attached).

meborc (meborc) wrote :

I see this too on my Acer Aspire One netbook (all intel)

the white box is not visible when programs are full screen

Changed in unity:
status: New → Confirmed
z3z (z3z) wrote :

I installed the nvidia drivers on a fully update Oneiric system tonight and this appeared after I rebooted. It did not appear with the nouveau drivers.

I get a white empty box when I first log in, then if I use a program that minimizes to tray (e.g. Xchat and Exaile), I get a huge icon in the white box - see attached screenshot.

John Yates (andyfranyates) wrote :

I had systray-whitelist set to "all" in dconf-editor. After resetting it to "default" the white box went away.

Resetting to default is not a fix, just to be clear.

Omer Akram (om26er) wrote :

thanks for the bug report. this particular bug has already been reported but feel free to report any other bugs you may find.

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