[ubuntu-art] Some help needed from the Documentation Team

Matthew East mdke at ubuntu.com
Mon Apr 24 22:38:36 BST 2006

Hi again,

No one replied on this, but Andreas seemed like he might be interested
in help on #ubuntu-artwork this evening, so I'm giving a few more

On Mon, 2006-04-24 at 00:25 +0100, Matthew East wrote:


> First of all, the book cover: we need to provide a book cover, and that
> means designing one. One of our members has done some designs. Can you
> look at them and see what you think? He can make the svg's available, if
> you want to hack around.
> http://www.warbard.ca/temp/Ubuntu_Lulu_cover_draft.png
> http://www.warbard.ca/temp/Ubuntu_Lulu_cover_draft_orange2.png
> http://www.warbard.ca/temp/Ubuntu_Lulu_cover_draft_brown.png
> http://www.warbard.ca/temp/Kubuntu_Lulu_cover_draft.png

Ok, any comments on these? Some more information: the size for this
should be 2345 x 3129 pixels, and more details can be found here:

> Secondly, we need some greyscale admonition icons (for warnings, notes
> etc) in the guides. Currently, the documents we use have some rather
> large and poorly done icons, would anyone be able to make 5 greyscale
> icons that we could use in the documents? Have a look at what we
> currently use in the pdf version of the guide[3], and in our
> repository[4]. The new icons would ideally be a bit smaller than these,
> I think. If you can help, I'll give more precise details.
> [3] http://mdke.org/ubuntu/desktopguide.pdf (see page 9 of the pdf)
> [4] https://docteam.ubuntu.com/repos/branches/dapper/common/admon-pdf/

As for these, I think we'd really like some icons which are smaller than
the current ones, something like 48x48?

Hope someone can help!!!

mdke at ubuntu.com
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