Introduction to Breeze Icons

The Breeze Icons package contains the default icons for KDE Plasma 5 applications, but it can be used for other window environments.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS 12.1 platform.

Package Information

Breeze Icons Dependencies


extra-cmake-modules-5.115.0 and (Qt-5.15.12 or qt-alternate-5.15.12)


KDE Frameworks-5.115.0, libxml2-2.12.5, and lxml-4.9.4

Installation of Breeze Icons

Install Breeze Icons by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

      -DBUILD_TESTING=OFF         \
      -Wno-dev ..

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

-DBUILD_TESTING=OFF: This parameter disables building the testing framework, which requires some modules from KDE Frameworks-5.115.0.


Installed Programs: None
Installed Library: None
Installed Directory: /usr/share/icons/breeze{,-dark}