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missing app icons

The app icons in the menu bar for wallch and syntastic were replaced by the broken-monitor icon after a reboot and I'm not sure why. They were working fine previously.

Any ideas how I can fix this? I haven't been able to find where they're defined or any other means to fix them.

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I'm not sure of the exact details, but for some reason those applications were removed from the file system even though they were still running in memory. I think it might have had to do with an apt-get autoremove that went awry but that's just a guess. Reinstalling and restarting the apps fixed the problem. Very strange. Thanks to anyone who investigated this.

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