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Taskbar or menu icons hard to see when both have different background #39
Since icons.cpp use symbolic icons for taskbar and menu, when taskbar has a dark background and menu light, icons are hard to see in task bar but does look good in menu.
network-manager from gnome use non symbolic for both, and they end up showing good in task bar but bad in menu, however, when mouse-over the connection they look good (it add a dark background on mouse-over)
In the menu is problematic for wireless signal since the icon show signal strength.
My suggestion would be to use symbolic icons for menu, but non-symbolic for taskbar.
To clarify, here are some screenshots. In the first one you see both taskbar icons, the dark one is nm-tray which also has its connection menu open. As you can see nm-tray taskbar icon is hard to see but connections icons are ok. On the other hand network-manager-gnome (non symbolic) taskbar icon looks white.
My understanding is that symbolic icons are for instances where you don't want/need fancy icons (https://wiki.gnome.org/Design/OS/SymbolicIcons), I agree with that in the menu, but not necessary in today's taskbars/panel.
Please, check if https://github.com/palinek/nm-tray/commits/icon_symbolic implements your suggestion.