- From: Ron Smits <ron ronsmits com>
- To: Paul Miller <location one verizon net>
- Cc: garnome <garnome-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: Atonement
- Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2004 20:15:48 +0100
Tell me what is wrong with the www.gnome.org look and feel? or the
gnomedesktop.org, they are clean, fast, efficient and consistent.
If there would be a new garnome page/website I would really hope a L&F
like that would be implemented
On Tue, 2004-03-16 at 13:59 -0500, Paul Miller wrote:
> IF you are willing to give me one final chance, I stripped out ALL my
> junk - and it WAS junk - and just kept to the original text - which
> is what I shoulda done in the 1st place,
> Ron, thanks for your heartfelt opinion! And for sending it so quickly!
> I think it saved me from going down in ALOT of FLAMES! I definitely
> got carried away and NEEDED a wake-up call. Really: thank you!
> Apologies again to anybody I might have offended and to the list for
> using up so much bandwidth on this...
> If you just want to cut to the chase, it's at:
> 'Technical' notes: (only if you're interested)
> Logo: Too big? Probly! The nice shadow under it in the ENORMOUS
> png file got faded-to-black in the more-managable gif. I'll either have to
> crop it or play with png compression. (Are png's on websites frowned
> upon .... still?)
> Background: just a quick & dirty 1st cut. Needs to be smoothed to get rid of
> banding in the footer and other things. I can use ANY background, though!
> Any suggestions? I just need to cut it into 3 pieces. Bear in mind, a
> BIG file
> will be slow to load, and small files will look blocky and distorted under
> If you'd rather have a background like gnome.org, *THAT'S* a piece of cake!
> Browsers: Works OK under moz & firefox (not surprising). Those are the
> only ones I have.
> Scrolling: jumpiness particularly with smooth-scrolling enabled. Probly due
> to css transparency, which I may not even need ....
> Templates: template.html for pages, along with templates in the faq,
> and links pages.
> Links page: just a place-holder right now. If it's a desirable page,
> I'll add a table.
> CSS: I'm not super-proficient at it, so maybe I have a lot of unecessary,
> trial-and-error artifacts in garnomestyle.css. If anybody's REALLY
> interested, suggestions would be MOST appreciated.
> All for now
> Paul Miller
> location one verizon net
> garnome-list mailing list
> garnome-list gnome org
Ron Smits <ron ronsmits com>
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