gtk-update-icon-cache %posttrans (was Re: Error output from rpm pre/post scripts)

Panu Matilainen pmatilai at
Sun Jul 8 08:29:02 UTC 2007

On Fri, 6 Jul 2007, Toshio Kuratomi wrote:

> On Fri, 2007-07-06 at 16:28 +0200, Phil Knirsch wrote:
>> I really like that solution to be honest. It avoids lots of unnecessary
>> gtk-update-icon-cache calls during the update and only does it once at
>> the end. Could something similar be done for the scrollkeeper-update
>> calls as well btw? Or do they need to be done after each package install?
> scrollkeeper is a little different.  On package install it calls:
>  scrollkeeper-update -q -o /usr/share/omf/NAME || :
> to process the just-installed omf file whereas ldconfig and
> gtk-update-icon-cache rescan all libraries or icons in a hierarchy.

Well, that's how packages currently call it to avoid processing other 
entries. But check 'scrollkeeper-update -v' - it actually processes all 
the omf entries there by default, unless told otherwise. So this would 
apply to scrollkeeper just as well.

 	- Panu -

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