pidgin-2.2.2 pixmaps fail to load

Stu Tomlinson stu at
Tue Nov 13 16:46:50 EST 2007

On Tue, 2007-11-13 at 16:36 -0500, Jeff Ivany wrote:
> ./configure --prefix=$HOME/local
> This works fine for everything else (pidgin runs fine) but no
> icons,not status icons, etc.  I'm guessing that the dataroot dir or
> datadir are not getting read properly as they should be pulling the
> pixmaps out of $HOME/local/share.  All of the pixmaps are present in
> the directories as expected. 

Did you do 'make install' in the top level of the source directory?

Are you definitely running the pidgin from $HOME/local/bin/pidgin and
not one from within the source directory or elsewhere?

What exactly do you see under $HOME/local/share ?



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