Ubuntu Studio 11.10 Oneiric artwork brainstorming/discussion

C K coryisatm at gmail.com
Wed May 25 22:36:02 UTC 2011

On Wed, May 25, 2011 at 6:09 PM, Izo <designbyizo at gmail.com> wrote:
> Name a time/date that is most convenient for you guys. =]

@Scott: Sunday sometime?

> If you could provide me with the essentials on LightDM theming, that would
> be handy.

I'm looking into that now. it's a PITA as LightDM doesnt work on
Natty. Maybe there's a PPA with updated packages.

> Not *entirely* certain what you mean by the style of the AWN background.
> Could you point me to something you have in mind?

Imagine a flat surface. Then you took something like a melon baller or
ice cream scoop and scraped out a straight line using half of the
scoop. I guess it would look like the shape of a pill, but cut in
half. But that recess, that "scoop" is where icons would sit.

I *hate* that this is the best example I can find in a pinch:

Alternatively, we could do something that makes the dock look
cut-through the wallpaper:


-Cory K.

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