[ubuntu-art] Update-notifier icon
kwwii at ubuntu.com
Tue Feb 13 00:31:35 GMT 2007
My suggestion to change the icon would be to "humanize" a tango icon:
It seems like a decent metaphor although I am not sure how well it would work
at 16x16. That is the best thing about the current icon -it works well at
very small sizes.
On Monday 12 February 2007 23:54:16 Étienne Bersac wrote:
> Hi Mark,
> I don't want agressive. The red hat example is far too annoying for my
> taste. And may be very disturbing. (Especially in development release, i
> sometimes let updates awaiting).
> The two points are :
> * Icon is not consistent with panel icon. I just had an idea : a
> package with the "new" label like in "new directory". Or the
> same picto as in Add/Remove software + the "new" label. This
> will make sense and will be coherent with both panel icons and
> wide theme.
> * Icon does not clearly mean "update available". See : the
> prefered app capplet icon refer to boxed cdrom software even if
> about 99,9999 percent of softwares in the system are downloaded.
> The same way, the update icon should rely on a known relation
> between reality and concept. The idea i suggest above is quite
> good, altough, Ken might have better idea (or yourself !)
> Thanks Master :)
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