Re: New default theme is unpleasant
- From: Calum Benson <Calum Benson Sun COM>
- To: "Jason D. Clinton" <me jasonclinton com>
- Cc: desktop-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: New default theme is unpleasant
- Date: Wed, 26 Sep 2007 17:29:37 +0100
On Tue, 2007-09-25 at 18:10 -0500, Jason D. Clinton wrote:
> It appears to me that the two major issues are:
> In applications with a large toolbar at the top, the "glossy-gradient"
> effect is a huge throwback to the days of Crux. It's a large departure
> from the old Clearlooks that used a flat surface for the toolbar. The
> top of every window looks like a shinny speedbump, now.
> The color temperature has gone from a more human-friendly warm color
> to something more "blue and icy".
> All in all, it feels less friendly, more sharp-edged.
You might want to bring up your concerns over on the
gnome-themes-list... less traffic over there to get lost in :)
CALUM BENSON, Usability Engineer Sun Microsystems Ireland
mailto:calum benson sun com GNOME Desktop Group
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Any opinions are personal and not necessarily those of Sun Microsystems
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