i can no confirm that no systray icons are shown on my all new install of 13.10 on my lenovo thinkpad x201t.
i have installed skype/tomboy/hamster/indicator-multiload and started them all from the dash. i looked for each
with ps ax an know that they are running:
yet, no icons.
1613 ? Sl 1:39 indicator-multiload
5061 ? Sl 0:00 /usr/bin/python /usr/bin/hamster-indicator
8212 ? Sl 0:03 mono /usr/lib/tomboy/Tomboy.exe --search
8364 ? Sl 0:05 skype
thanks for any comments/hints and all the hard work!!!