LinuxQuestions.org
Did you know LQ has a Linux Hardware Compatibility List?
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Desktop
User Name
Password
Linux - Desktop This forum is for the discussion of all Linux Software used in a desktop context.

Notices



Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 08-29-2011, 11:22 AM   #1
vinhdizzo
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2010
Posts: 5

Rep: Reputation: 1
alt-tab icon list in gnome and metacity?


Hi,

Can anyone provide a reference or explain how the icons to the alt-tab list is populated? I would like to specify some icons for some programs that do not have icons, e.g. xterm. I'm using Ubuntu 11.04 with gnome 2 (ubuntu classic) and metacity as the window manager. I googled but did not find anything.

I did see this thread that mentions /usr/share/pixmap/, but I "cp gnome-terminal.xpm xterm.xpm" but the icon was not populated in the alt-tab icon list (even after a logout/login). I do see that the icon is populated when I added the xterm command to the Program Menu. Please help with the alt-tab list, thanks!
 
  


Reply

Tags
gnome, metacity, ubuntu, windowmanager


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Alt - Tab in gnome nobby_trussin Linux - Software 4 08-22-2010 10:38 AM
Alt-Tab does not work under Xfce or Gnome kosmik Linux - Desktop 1 09-02-2009 12:09 PM
Specify an application's alt-tab icon anonguy9 Linux - Newbie 6 03-29-2009 11:14 PM
FC 4. Modify ALT+TAB behaviour to CTRL+TAB xtracto Linux - Software 1 09-22-2005 03:06 PM
Alt-Tab and Alt-F4 in Fluxbox? tavilach Linux - Software 2 07-17-2004 05:03 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:45 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration