Look and feel
jasper at xfce.org
Thu Dec 1 12:57:54 UTC 2005
I've just subscribed to this list, and at the moment I'm basically just
lurking, but I'm really interested to see how this project will go.
Jani Monoses schreef:
> On 12/1/05, *j Mak* <joz_mak at yahoo.ca <mailto:joz_mak at yahoo.ca>> wrote:
> I think, the time is right to decide upon its color
> scheme and create a distinctive character for xubuntu
> . In terms of colors, I vote for blue; this is why;
> blue suggests lightness and solidity (especially if we
> make it a kind of metallic blue). Anyhow, I've already
> created some wallpapers for your consideration in the
> spirit of simplicity to make them mach to the other
> ubuntu flavors; you can look at them on the Viki page.
> I've also created a login screen, but that is just a
> kind of concept. Let me know what you think about
> Jozsef Mak
> I also like the blue and the current logo. IMHO using blue doesn't make
> it easy to confuse with kde.
> I like the original wallpaper better than the steel ones, and it is
> closer to what xfce comes by default too.
> It'd be better if art team members and maybe even upstream xfce people
> would put their heads together
> and decided on what could best reperesent xfce/ubuntu from an art POV.
> Maybe we could do a poll on launchpad
> if there are camps suggesting different directions
FWLIW, I much prefer the first logo with the mouse inside the ubuntu
circle (and I love that little animation someone created ;-)
The blue is fine, but I think I would prefer the more purple colors used
in the last logo (the one without the mouse by Derick Eisenhardt).
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