git: f181a47780 - main - porters-handbook: Retire INSTALLS_ICONS

From: Mateusz Piotrowski <>
Date: Sun, 10 Oct 2021 20:30:02 UTC
The branch main has been updated by 0mp:


commit f181a47780ad68d1af2bc4871a06f15d95b1eff5
Author:     Mateusz Piotrowski <>
AuthorDate: 2021-10-10 20:23:45 +0000
Commit:     Mateusz Piotrowski <>
CommitDate: 2021-10-10 20:30:01 +0000

    porters-handbook: Retire INSTALLS_ICONS
    See the recent commits to the ports tree[1]:
 .../content/en/books/porters-handbook/special/_index.adoc          | 7 -------
 1 file changed, 7 deletions(-)

diff --git a/documentation/content/en/books/porters-handbook/special/_index.adoc b/documentation/content/en/books/porters-handbook/special/_index.adoc
index cf26448349..260fb30bd0 100644
--- a/documentation/content/en/books/porters-handbook/special/_index.adoc
+++ b/documentation/content/en/books/porters-handbook/special/_index.adoc
@@ -1480,7 +1480,6 @@ COMMENT=	Interactive tool for performing search and replace operations
 USES=		gettext gmake localbase:ldflags pathfix pkgconfig tar:xz
 USE_GNOME=	gnomeprefix intlhack gtksourceviewmm3
 GLIB_SCHEMAS=	org.regexxer.gschema.xml
@@ -1501,12 +1500,6 @@ Like they are used in the above example.
 The <<gnome-components>> has a more in-depth explanation.
 `USE_GNOME` has to be set for these macros to be of use.
-GTK+ ports which install Freedesktop-style icons to [.filename]#${LOCALBASE}/share/icons# should use this macro to ensure that the icons are cached and will display correctly.
-The cache file is named [.filename]#icon-theme.cache#. Do not include that file in [.filename]#pkg-plist#.
-This macro handles that automatically.
-This macro is not needed for Qt, which uses an internal method.
 List of all the glib schema files the port installs.
 The macro will add the files to the port plist and handle the registration of these files on install and deinstall.