Reversion to Dapper Artwork

Jonathan Jesse jjesse at
Thu Oct 12 16:32:31 BST 2006

> On Thu, 2006-12-10 at 07:46 -0700, Daniel Robitaille wrote:
>> On Thu, 2006-12-10 at 12:40 +0100, m c wrote:
>> > Hey all,
>> >
>> > I'd just like to say (not that I have any sway in these matters) I
>> > strongly disagree with the decision to revert to Dapper artwork for
>> > Edgy. [If I have gotten the wrong impression about this please ignore
>> > the silly rant below]
>> for the few people on sounder who are not involved in all this, could we
>> get details about it late breaking news?  I couldn't even find anything
>> on that decision after a quick scan of the ubuntu-art mailing list.  So
>> the default artwork of Edgy will be exactly like the one in Dapper?
> I have updated my Edgy laptop just now with latest updates (I assume
> they are the  latest before the release freeze), and I got my answer:
> the default artwork (gdm screen, gnome splash screen, available desktop
> backgrounds) all look  very similar to Dapper.  But not the login/logout
> sounds :)
> I have to say that the old Edgy ones had started to grown on me...
> hopefully they will be available in a package somewhere.
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Why the change?  I hope this change doesn't affect Kubuntu, downloading
updates right now... I like the new artwork in Kubntu.  What's the
reasoning behind this.
Jonathan Jesse

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