icon file `pixmaps/tray/16/' does not contain icon data

Gregor Dick igregord at googlemail.com
Fri Jul 17 07:40:06 EDT 2009

evanescent wrote:
> I get this error when i try to cros compile pidgin on linux (kubuntu).
> I tried to find the issue with some ealier post related to same topic
> but those did nt help.
> can anybody tell me what will be possible reasons to this error.
> I tried acording to the instruction under
> http://developer.pidgin.im/wiki/BuildingWinPidgin too.
> thanks

This is due to a bug in windres with string literal concatenation, for
which there's a patch at [1]. Alternatively, as a workaround for the
time being, you can concatenate the offending strings in (the
automatically-generated) pidgin*.rc yourself.


[1] http://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6714

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