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I have 2 icon do the same think (switch keyboard layout) in Ubuntu 11.10/GnomeShell. I think it is because I whitelist whole systray-area. Icon in systray (num. 1 on picture) consume much space and I like remove it. It is posible? screenshot:

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bug on launchpad

Michael Milligan (milli) instructions how to apply the patch for gnome-settings-daemon

apt-get source gnome-settings-daemon
sudo apt-get build-dep gnome-settings-daemon
sudo apt-get install devscripts build-essential fakeroot patch    patchutils
cd gnome-settings-daemon-3.2.1
patch -p1 < 0001-change.patch
debuild -uc -us -b
cd ..
sudo dpkg -i gnome-settings-daemon_3.2.1-*
sudo killall gnome-settings-daemon

gsd-keyboard-kbd applet should be GONE.

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Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. – RolandiXor Nov 14 '11 at 14:36

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