[ubuntu-art] Impression Metacity Updates

Cory K. coryisatm at ubuntu.com
Mon Feb 23 02:07:03 GMT 2009

John Baer wrote:
> I believe I understand your desire but for some reason I am having
> trouble making it work. :(
> Realizing the round buttons do resemble OSX my question is; are rounded
> button bad given the design elements of the Ubuntu logo?
> I noticed the highest rated theme at gnome-look.org use rounded buttons.
> http://www.gnome-look.org/content/show.php/Aurora+Smooth?content=80431
> The highest downloaded theme is very OSX.
> http://www.gnome-look.org/content/show.php/MacOS-X+Aqua
> +Theme?content=13548
> The evidence seems to supports the fact rounded buttons are the desire.
> Having said that, if any of the "Breathe" folks (or anyone else) have an
> icon they would like to submit I would greatly appreciate the help. :)
> Remember it needs to display @ 13x13px resolution.

There are *many* things that are popular but aren't really a good idea.

Generally, I think the folks here would like to see something different.
Something that /could/ be defined as Ubuntu.

-Cory K.

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