[openbox] Icons

Turku Ting turkuting at gmail.com
Fri Nov 8 15:11:12 EST 2013

try creating actual image files or symlinks in your current icon theme's folder, maybe under scalable/apps, called sublime_text.png or sublime_text.svg.
in other words, copy the files over.
what your current icon theme is? most probably it says so in ~/.gtkrc-2.0. 

On Fri, 8 Nov 2013 12:58:29 -0500
Jamie Macdonald <jamie.alban at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi, I have Sublime Text installed, and its icons are *symlinked* into
> `/usr/share/icons/hicolor/{16x16,32x32,48x48,128x128,256,256}/apps` as
> "sublime_text.png"
> and my `/usr/share/applications/sublime-text.desktop`, looks like:
> ```
> [Desktop Entry]
> Name=Sublime Text
> Comment=sophisticated text editor for code, html and prose
> Type=Application
> Icon=sublime_text
> Exec=subl %F
> Categories=Utility;TextEditor;
> Terminal=false
> MimeType=text/plain;
> ```
> And using Docky as my dock, Docky finds these icons, but openbox does not
> find them for either the top window decorator or the window switcher.
> (instead the icon is the stock openbox window icon) I don't have any
> problem with my other applications.
> They are the only icons in the hicolor folder to be symlinked in, it looks
> like. I have tried replacing the symlinks with the actual files, and
> restarting Openbox, but that's no good either.
> Does anyone have any pointers?

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