It's time to start finalizing the look and feel of the desktop

Oblio apa.chioara at
Mon May 8 06:16:28 UTC 2006

>                                         Hi all,
>    1). During the weekend Daniele and I discussed theming xubuntu. As a  
> result, I came up with the following theme.

A very nice theme. Shouldn't need anymore polishing, I think.

>    2).  I also would like to bring up once again the gimp splash issue;  
> the present one is amateurish.  Though, Daniele told me that changing it  
> is not that simple, nonetheless, I post the one I have created and  
> suggest using as replacement.
>     Mine is less than half the size, 62kb, of the original, which is  
> 161kb. It includes the gimp logo and an artwork-a brush.  If you want to  
> try it out drop the image to /usr/share/gimp/2.0/images folder; delete  
> the default and rename the new one "gimp-splash.png"

It's too bright and the edges are not antialiased. It's too strong.

Anyway, great work, looking forward to see the finished product, in June :)

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