[Pythonmac-SIG] Dock tile icon
zbir at urbanape.com
Fri Feb 23 15:00:31 CET 2007
On Feb 23, 2007, at 8:04 AM, Amrit Jassal wrote:
> In my py2app built application, I want to replace the standard
> application dock tile icon with my own icon.
> After using the --iconfile option with py2app, I see that the icon
> file (icns) is copied into Contents/Resources but Info.plist
> (CFBundleIconFile) does not reference this icon file. Manually
> updating the plist also has no effect on the dock icon.
> Where did I go wrong?
> I am using python 2.4.4 on OS X 10.4.8
I usually reference it directly in the setup.py module:
from distutils.core import setup
plist = dict(
CFBundleIconFile = "Thumbscrew.icns",
data_files = [...
app = [dict(
And have had no troubles with it. The non-effect of updating the
plist might be cached launch services stuff?
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