Replacing network-offline (old version 2xmonitor) with NM wlan 0% signal strength icon

Mat Tomaszewski mat.tomaszewski at
Sat Mar 7 12:38:33 UTC 2009

Nicolò Chieffo wrote:
>> I appreciate critical voices, but please be constructive. One thing I'm sure
>> of is that we will not bring back the old icon. :)
>> Any suggestions as to how to improve the current situation are more than
>> welcome!
> Ok, I will be constructive: we need to find a generic icon that
> represent all types of connections:

Good luck, but I assure you that we have already tried and failed :)

> the 2 monitors icon was introduced to look like windows I think.

Yes, and that kinda answers the question why we didn't particularily 
like it ;)

> I have a question: when you connect to a GPRS connection, do you have
> the same icon as the wifi?

Good question, and we do plan to introduce a separate icon for that.

> if a common icon can't be found, the current one plus a red cross in
> the bottom right is ok for me.

That's a good suggestion. We are considering that one, too.



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