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I'm using FlightGear and the icon isn't shows properly on ubuntu 11.10 and the icon for the launcher is broken.

How do I fix that?

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The icon link is just broken, to fix it edit the launcher with

sudo nano /usr/share/applications/flightgear.desktop

and make it so that the last line has this content


Note that you can also use another image of your preference.

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