[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#618723: Bug#618723: xfce4-settings: XFCE4 Settings Manager window is missing the icon for Screensaver

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Fri Mar 18 10:26:28 UTC 2011

reopen 618723
retitle 618723 icon extension in desktop file confuses DE
reassign 618723 xscreensaver
tag 618723 pending

On Fri, 2011-03-18 at 10:25 +0100, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> On Thu, 2011-03-17 at 18:33 -0400, Edward wrote:
> > Package: xfce4-settings
> > Version: 4.6.5-2
> > Severity: normal
> > 
> > The XFCE4 Settings Manager window is missing the icon for the Screensaver item.
> > It's missing in both the amd64 and i386 releases of Debian Squeeze (stable)
> > 6.0.0.  I initially thought something went awry during the installation, until
> > I read on the Debian Forums that others are missing this icon as well. 
> There's no screensaver settings in Xfce. (what you might remember is the
> xscreensaver settings which were more or less detected with
> xfce-mcs-manager). This is gone now.

Ok, sorry, I was wrong. What happens is that xscreensaver forces the
extension in the desktop file which confuses xfce4-settings. This is
already fixed in xscreensaver but not yet uploaded (see


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