[ubuntu-art] new wallpaper

Joao Inacio jcinacio at gmail.com
Fri Jun 30 11:22:43 BST 2006

On 6/30/06, Michiel Sikma <michiel at thingmajig.org> wrote:
> Yeah, I encourage people to work on as high resolutions as their RAM
> will allow. I personally work on resolutions in the 4000 px wide
> regions to ensure that my wallpapers will always, no matter what
> kinds of strange things will happen, will work on the highest
> resolutions that are available. That includes the 2560x1600
> resolution of Apple's 30" inch display. Even if only 0.1% of our
> userbase has one of those, it sure is impressive that we would
> support resolutions like that.

Doesn't those kinds of extremely high resolutions cause trouble when
using wallpapers at very lower res.?  At somewhere along 1024x768, the
image needs to be scaled a lot, and won't that "distort" too much the
original detail?

Joao Inacio

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