[ubuntu-web] feedback on new wiki theme

tacone tacone at gmx.net
Fri Sep 5 23:31:03 UTC 2008


On Sat, Sep 6, 2008 at 12:09 AM, Matthew East <mdke at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> Hi Jordan!
>
> On Fri, Sep 5, 2008 at 10:31 PM, Jordan Mantha <laserjock at ubuntu.com> wrote:
>> This is a very nice theme and looks more professional and usable to
>> me. My only complaint is that it's rather narrow on all my computers
>> (widescreen laptop and LCD displays). It looks like we're losing an
>> awful lot of screen real estate. Is it possible to make it a fluid
>> rather than fixed width theme? http://www.ubuntu.com has the same
>> issue.
>
> I did think about this, but one of the points of the theme was to be
> consistent with the ubuntu.com website. As a result I'm pretty
> reluctant to depart from that unless the ubuntu.com website design
> changes.

I don't think that a documentation website and the main website need
to be consistent (beside basic branding). They just serve for
different purpouses. And while the new theme is nice and I applaud
your effort, I still like the old theme more.

Stefano




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