Thanks. Sounds like "Fix Released" in 18.04 so I have nominated 17.10 to receive the same fix.
** Changed in: gnome-shell-extension-ubuntu-dock (Ubuntu) Status: Incomplete => Fix Released ** No longer affects: gnome-shell (Ubuntu) -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Desktop Packages, which is subscribed to gnome-shell in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1744471 Title: Dock erroneously shows generic icon with org.*.desktop file Status in gnome-shell-extension-ubuntu-dock package in Ubuntu: Fix Released Bug description: Launching an application which has a desktop filename of the form <org.user.application.desktop>, the generic application icon appears in the dock. If the desktop filename is changed to the form <application.desktop>, the icon that appears in the dock is the one specified in the desktop file. Ubuntu 17.10 / Wayland gnome-shell-extension-ubuntu-dock 0.7.1 --- ApportVersion: 2.20.7-0ubuntu3.7 Architecture: amd64 CurrentDesktop: ubuntu:GNOME DisplayManager: gdm3 DistroRelease: Ubuntu 17.10 InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-07-17 (942 days ago) InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 15.04 "Vivid Vervet" - Release amd64 (20150422) Package: gnome-shell-extension-ubuntu-dock PackageArchitecture: amd64 ProcEnviron: TERM=xterm-256color PATH=(custom, no user) XDG_RUNTIME_DIR=<set> LANG=en_US.UTF-8 SHELL=/bin/bash ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.13.0-32.35-generic 4.13.13 Tags: artful wayland-session third-party-packages Uname: Linux 4.13.0-32-generic x86_64 UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to artful on 2017-10-21 (115 days ago) UserGroups: adm cdrom dip lpadmin plugdev sambashare staff sudo users vboxsf vboxusers _MarkForUpload: True To manage notifications about this bug go to: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gnome-shell-extension-ubuntu-dock/+bug/1744471/+subscriptions -- Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~desktop-packages Post to : firstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~desktop-packages More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp