[Wine] Re: Smth. about "Icon=" option in .desktop files creat

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Fri Feb 27 10:39:13 CST 2009

justadude wrote:
> "Icon=4e90_flv2mp3.0". Could anybody tell a newbie what does that means?

That's a filename (without extension) of an icon extracted by Wine. Look for them under ~/.local/share/icons

justadude wrote:
> And, how does WINE exctract icons from EXE files and converts them into PNG?

Based on .lnk file information. See source of winemenubuilder for details.

justadude wrote:
> Could I somehow do it by myself, if a program I install has no installation file, so I have to manege it manually?

With some 3rd party resource explorer probably. Wine does not provide such functionality.

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