Alacarte Does Not Save Correctly Save Icons

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http://forums.fedoraforum.org – When I use Alacarte to add a menu item, it remembers my choices for (1) Name and (2) Program. When I have the helper window open, it seems to add my choice for an icon too. But when the dialogue window is closed, the icon choice is lost. Subsequently, when you open "Activities" and do a search for your app, it will be there but not with the icon you selected. For what it's worth, with acroread, I got some kind of generic icon. With Maple 17, I just got a blank, i.e., no icon at all. Work-arounds welcomed. I'm comfortable editing configuration files by hand, so a (HowTos)