View Full Version : [SOLVED] mozilla-firetray-thunderbird doesn't show icon
10th March 2011, 04:49 PM
I installed the package mozilla-firetray-thunderbird, but there won't be any icon in the notification area, when closing thunderbird. Instead, I can see the name "Thunderbird" when hovering with the mouse pointer (see attachment). This way, I can't reopen thunderbird once it is minimized to the tray, because you can only reopen those apps in the notification area by clicking on their icon (unfortunately).
I tried to use an icon from /usr/share/icons/hicolor/, but this didn't change anything.
Any solutions/experiences regarding this issue?
10th March 2011, 05:19 PM
the gnome panel is probably looking for an image in /usr/share/pixmaps to display there.. if one doesn't exist you get the text, instead.
10th March 2011, 07:51 PM
I added an icon "thunderbird.png" to the folder /usr/share/pixmaps, but it didn't change anything.
Starting thunderbird from a terminal doesn't throw any error messages...
Is there anybody who has this working for him?
15th March 2011, 02:28 PM
There is a similar bug in quodlibet:
So gnome-shell seems to refuse cooperation with certain software or what?
26th March 2011, 11:13 AM
Solved with the latest updates to gnome etc.
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