[PATCH] win32 installer for bzr 0.9: rev.2
matthew.nuzum at canonical.com
Mon Jul 31 15:49:53 BST 2006
On Mon, 2006-07-31 at 17:33 +0300, Alexander Belchenko wrote:
> John Arbash Meinel пишет:
> > I'm the one who created the icon. It is supposed to use a transparent
> > background. It could be a few things, but my best guess is:
> > Windows doesn't support 8-bit alpha
> > I'm not sure about this, because I believe windows supports > 8-bit
> > icons. Gimp only gives you the option to do 8-bit with 1-bit alpha, or
> > 32-bit with 8-bit alpha.
> > I can create them with a white background, I started with transparent
> > because it was easier.
> John's ico with transparent background also not ideal. This ico is
> designed with antialiased edges, so it looks rough at windows. So I
> prefer to use ico on white background otherwise you need to make sharp
> edges without antialiasing.
You won't be able to do sharp edges on diagonal lines without
I'll see if anyone on the art-team has the time to fine-tune the icons.
Adding a white box is good, but I think it would be nice to have crisp
looking icons that work on a variety of desktops without needing the
That can take a bit of tweaking but I know there are scads of people who
are just itching for a way to contribute and haven't yet seen an
opportunity that's right for them.
If you have time, I'd go ahead and do the white bg for now.
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