[ubuntu-art] Tangerine in universe

Ricardo Pérez López ricardo at iesdonana.org
Wed Apr 5 23:09:50 BST 2006

El mié, 05-04-2006 a las 23:52 +0200, Étienne Bersac escribió:
> Hello,
> >> He also note that "ssh", "ftp" are disturbing. Especially for tiny
> >> icons. The sharp orange label are too agressive.
> >
> > I like the tangerine icons, but I don't agree with the above. I  
> > like the
> > "ssh", "ftp" and others, because it's informative and (IMHO) isn't
> > disturbing.
> Remember that's just an extern point of view, my father's one. Who is  
> clueless of smb, dav, ftp and friends, even if he use oftenly smb. He  
> is going to use dav and even ssh as it just appear in his file  
> manager with avahi/zeroconf. The anduilos icon is the Mac OS X ssh  
> server on my iMac (named anduilos). User prefer "bersace's public  
> file" instead of ssh, and other technical stuffs. That's just a fact.

Yes, I'm with you in that. Maybe we could think in a solution which mix
the two point of views (newbie and intermediate/advanced).

> I also appreciate info label for protocols and formats (odt, etc.),  
> but i dislike the orange used for those label. Far too sharp. I also  
> dislike the text in 16x16 icons. That's just annoying.

Mmmm... What about brown or dark-yellow for that?



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