Icon Zoom is removed from preferences?

Asked by Digvijay Rathore on 2020-07-16

I am using plank on my Ubuntu 20.04. Yesterday, I updated my packages using

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
After that, the plank feature "icon zoom" is missing in plank preferences. I am using plank version 0.11.89 got from plank --version.

Is the feature removed?

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Digvijay Rathore
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2020-07-17
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Rico Tzschichholz (ricotz) said : #2

This feature was *not* removed upstream.

Make sure you are using the ubuntu/debian distro package or a build from https://launchpad.net/~ricotz/+archive/ubuntu/docky

Inspect the output of "apt-cache policy plank"

Digvijay Rathore (digvijay-r) said : #3

The output of above command is:

plank:
  Installed: (none)
  Candidate: 0.11.89+git20200705.20c16a0b-0ubuntu1~20.04~ricotz1
  Version table:
     0.11.89+git20200705.20c16a0b-0ubuntu1~20.04~ricotz1 500
        500 http://ppa.launchpad.net/ricotz/docky/ubuntu focal/main amd64 Packages
     0.11.89-1 500
        500 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal/universe amd64 Packages

There are two versions.

Rico Tzschichholz (ricotz) said : #4

So you have no (official) package of plank installed.

However better figure out where your current version is coming from while it might still cause issues.
"dpkg -l | grep plank" might give you some clue where it came from.

"apt install plank" should get you back in a normal state.

Digvijay Rathore (digvijay-r) said : #5

I have uninstalled and installed the package from apt.

plank:
  Installed: 0.11.89-1
  Candidate: 0.11.89-1
  Version table:
 *** 0.11.89-1 500
        500 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal/universe amd64 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

 The issue is resolved.
Thanks.