Bugs: General GUI Issues
When running guis (peg, prism, or taskmonitor) on Solaris, icons may be incorrectly displayed if using certain themes. If the icons do not appear correct of warnings such as:
GdkPixbuf-CRITICAL **: file gdk-pixbuf.c: line 470: assertion `pixbuf != NULL' failed
Setting the following gtk environment variables should fix the problem:
setenv GDK_PIXBUF_MODULE_DIR "/usr/lib/gtk-2.0/2.4.0/loaders" setenv GDK_PIXBUF_MODULE_FILE "/etc/gtk-2.0/gdk-pixbuf.loaders"
When using a Gtk theme, the following warning may appear:
(prism:29582): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "thinice"
Set the GTK_PATH environment variable to:
setenv GTK_PATH /usr/lib/gtk-2.0/2.4.0
where the path specified, contains an engines subhdirectory which contains the library for the specified theme engine:
This warning messages may be generated when an xterm is launched from prism (during interactive plotting/histograms) or from peg (tool or parameter specific help).
It is a known issue with certain versions of xterm (Solaris 10)