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app geticons

CLI tool to get icons on Linux and other Freedesktop systems

6 releases (stable)

1.2.2 Aug 19, 2022
1.2.1 Jul 30, 2022
1.2.0 Feb 3, 2022
1.1.0 May 7, 2021
0.1.0 Sep 2, 2020

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Get Icons

crates.io docs.rs Minimum Supported Rust Version

A cli utility to get icons for apps on your system or other generic icons by name.

The utility can get the user's current icon theme and retrieve icons based on the FreeDesktop Icon Theme specification. See the man page for usage.


Please send any and all patches, bugs, and questions to my public inbox ~zethra/public-inbox@lists.sr.ht or submit a ticket to the bug tracker if you feel so inclined todo.sr.ht/~zethra/linicon.


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