How do I change a docklet's icon?

Asked by najodleglejszy

I'm using Numix Circle icon theme and all of the icons I use on Plank are themed except docklets. I tried editing /home/najodleglejszy/.config/plank/dock1/launchers/desktop.dockitem so that it looks like that:


but the icon doesn't change (I made sure to put desktop.png in that location). what am I missing?

I'm running Linux Mint MATE 18.

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Rico Tzschichholz (ricotz) said :

The icon of the desktop docklet is currently hard coded and included in the library itself.
So currently it doesnt follow your icon-theme and neither can be tweaked.

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najodleglejszy (najodleglejszy) said :

that's a pity, hopefully it'll change some time in the future. thanks for the answer!

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