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In 16.04 (xenial) I managed to display a panel item for % wicd-gtk --tray by installing % apt-get install python-appindicator
It is possible something happened to damage or remove the icons that Unity is trying to reload. So you may want to try reinstalling the Ubuntu desktop environment as described here: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install --reinstall ubuntu-desktop sudo apt-get install unity This may be slightly overkill for just some missing icons but it may fix your ...
its so sad to hear that. Actually i made my own system icon with my name on this .. nice shortcut, thanks for help. My panel appearance
There is unfortunately no settings option provided for that. There's only option to show and hide the name $ gsettings list-recursively com.canonical.indicator.session com.canonical.indicator.session show-real-name-on-panel true com.canonical.indicator.session suppress-logout-menuitem false com.canonical.indicator.session suppress-restart-menuitem true ...
This is a known bug in 16.04 which has no ultimate fix till now. But this command can solve the problem temporarily: initctl restart unity-panel-service
Have you used tweak-tool to change your theme? Try resetting to a default theme. I noticed the same issue, along with the fact that some windows (like gedit) couldn't be resized. As soon as I changed my GTK+ theme back to Adwaita (default) everything worked right. Do note, I run Gnome 3, so your mileage may vary.
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