Re: [Usability] My take on Nautilus must-fix proposal

On Fri, Oct 26, 2001 at 01:18:07PM -0700, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> Stippled shapes look butt ugly compared to alpha blending.

Well, not all of us think your butt is ugly... but...
yes, alpha blending is better.  Don't hold your breath for
the Render extension support, though.
shows a sample stippled shadow falling on a gnome-terminal.
They are only OK when the shadow is fairly small.

It'd be neat to vary the shadow by the window's z-axis, so as to
simulate height.

I'd like that a lot, I often send the front window to the back by mistake,
because of poor visual clues.


Liam Quin - XML Core staff contact, W3C,
Author, Open Source XML Database Toolkit, Wiley August 2000
Co-author: The XML Specification Guide, Wiley 1999; Mastering XML, Sybex 2001

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