Re: [Usability] My take on Nautilus must-fix proposal
- From: Liam Quin <liam holoweb net>
- To: usability gnome org
- Subject: Re: [Usability] My take on Nautilus must-fix proposal
- Date: Sun, 28 Oct 2001 18:04:27 -0500
On Fri, Oct 26, 2001 at 11:19:48PM -0700, George wrote:
>> shows a sample stippled shadow falling on a gnome-terminal.
>> They are only OK when the shadow is fairly small.
> This is pretty nice. It think this would work quite nicely. May not be
> as good as alpha blending where you could get all fancy, but it's nice clean
> and gets the point across.
It actually works very well in practice. I thought of trying to add it to
gtk using a theme, then realised (1) gtk themes couldn't make windows
larger, and (2) it belonged in the window manager. I'd really like a
"shadows" option in sawthingy :)
Liam Quin - XML Core staff contact, W3C, http://www.w3.org/People/Quin/
Ankh: irc.sorcery.net www.valinor.sorcery.net irc.gnome.org www.advogato.org
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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