Restoring the old gnome desktop

G. pegngaryubuntu at
Thu Apr 26 17:39:56 UTC 2012

On Thu, Apr 26, 2012 at 7:25 PM, Bill Stanley <bstanle at> wrote:
> On 04/26/2012 12:26 PM, Avi Greenbury wrote:
> < snip >
>> You've clearly not tried Unity on a small monitor :)
> That's my point entirely!  Unity does have a place on a small monitor but
> it's not too good on a large monitor where there is plenty of desktop.  The
> large icons look HUGE on a large monitor for one.  On a tablet I think Unity
> would k and work fine.  All I am objecting to is forcing people to use it
> (especially on large monitors).
> Bill Stanley
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You can reduce the size of the icons.  Under compiz, chose unity
plugin.  The size option is there.


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