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Cinnamon panel has gone weird [SOLVED]

 
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heiowge
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 03, 2012 10:10 am    Post subject: Cinnamon panel has gone weird [SOLVED] Reply with quote

Last session I did an update and changed the theme. That's it. Oh, and checked Google+, but I don't think that could cause this:



As you can see, the left side of my panel is fine, but the right hand side has resized all my icons and made some disappear off the screen!

Any ideas / help?

Ta

Oh, and I tried changing the theme back. No change. I also tried rebooting.
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 03, 2012 1:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sorry, just want to say
WHERE DID YOU GET YOUR WALLPAPER!!!? I WANT IT!

also have no idea what is wrong with your icons?
Change icon theme then change back?
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 03, 2012 2:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I downloaded a wallpaper for "Dumb ways to die", but it didn't have the psycho killer (bottom right).

Screenshot + original wallpaper + GIMP = Win.

I'll post a link to it as full size as I can when I'm next on that PC (I'm on windows box atm). Sad
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 03, 2012 7:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b119/heiowge/dumbwaystodie.png

That's what I use. Hope it helps.
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 03, 2012 9:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

http://postimage.org/image/pyqyh1xp1/

Looks like it's a known bug in Cinnamon...
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 03, 2012 9:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

There was a fix included in the post. In case anyone else has this issue, I did this:

Go to Cinnamon Settings > Panel
Check the boxes:
"Use customized panel size (otherwise it's defined by the theme)" and
"Allow Cinnamon to scale panel text and icons according to the panel heights"
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