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Unknown symbol on file icon [message #915417] Mon, 17 September 2012 08:31 Go to next message
Sverre Moe is currently offline Sverre Moe
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Under Project Explorer listing of my projects and files there is a symbol on one of my C++ file I cannot find an explanation for.

As the attached images show one of my *.cpp file has a pinup like icon on it, while the other does not. What does this mean for this file?
Re: Unknown symbol on file icon [message #915518 is a reply to message #915417] Mon, 17 September 2012 12:55 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Axel Mueller is currently offline Axel Mueller
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Re: Unknown symbol on file icon [message #916701 is a reply to message #915417] Wed, 19 September 2012 10:39 Go to previous message
Thomas .
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I also have sometimes been wandering about strange icons overlaying the files and folders and other items in the project tree and couldn't easily determine their meaning.

Maybe you (i.e. Eclipse developers) could add mouse hover texts, that explain the individual overlays, or add a list of applied overlays to the file properties window?

Thanks!
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