[Lazarus] TDBNavigator icons break symmetry

Bart bartjunk64 at gmail.com
Wed Oct 3 12:45:32 CEST 2012

On 10/3/12, Flávio Etrusco <flavio.etrusco at gmail.com> wrote:

>>> Maybe we could make the glyphs customizable, and keep everybody happy?
>> Very true. And frankly, I'm quite surprise that the TDBNavigator doesn't
>> have an ImageList property to do just that. Those buttons are just
>> TSpeedButton descendants anyway. It would also mean that the DBNavigator
>> could blend in better with the icon theme used in the application.
>> Regards,
>>   - Graeme -
> At least Lazarus is "compatible" with this hack ;-)
> http://delphi.about.com/od/usedbvcl/l/aa090203a.htm
> IIRC the official way to do it on Delphi was to override the resource,
> I'm not sure it's easy or possible with FPC...

Yep, the icons for TDBNavigator are in a .lrs file.

For Delphi compatibility (where you cannot assign an imagelist to the
control) we should probably derive a new TCustomizableDBNavigator from

Who's up for the task?


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