[ubuntu-art] A small suggestion

Cyphase cyphase at gmail.com
Fri Jun 16 06:54:25 BST 2006

I don't mean emblems. I mean the directory icon being replaced by a
different icon, like in Finder on Mac. There's an icon for the Music
directory, Movies directory, etc. Same thing with the Desktop folder.
The emblem should be the directory icon.

Again, it's just an idea.

On Thu, 2006-06-15 at 20:55 -0700, Brian Burger wrote:
> On 6/15/06, Cyphase <cyphase at gmail.com> wrote:
>         Hey everyone,
>         This is my first email to the art list, although I've been
>         subscribed
>         for a while..
>         I was thinking that in Edgy, there should be icons for
>         different types
>         of directories, e.g. a Music directory icon, a Photos
>         directory icon, 
>         etc. Also, maybe the ~/Desktop directory should have the
>         "Desktop"
>         emblem as it's icon instead of as an emblem, like it is in the
>         Places
>         menu. Just a random idea I thought I'd throw out there.
> These exist already, at least in Gnome's Nautilus file manager.
> Right-click on any file or directory, select Properties, then select
> the Emblems tab. You can have a least four emblems per file/directory
> - one per corner - and possibly more, if you're crazed enough. 
> I've no idea if KDE or XFCE do anything like this - KDE's Konqeror
> might; I don't think XFCE's Thunar does.
> Brian/Madpilot

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