xubuntu "Institutional colour"

h.aling at home.nl h.aling at home.nl
Thu Aug 2 14:30:45 UTC 2007

---- Roberto Benitez <robertomariobenitez at gmail.com> schrijft: 
> I have an idea going around my head that I would like to share with the
> team.
> I don't know if it is feasable or if I am in a totally different page from
> the team.
> I was thinking about the main colour of xubuntu.
> Since xubuntu started we are using blue (almost the same as kubuntu?) in the
> website and in the desktop's background, splash screen (black/blue), etc.
> On the other side, xubuntu was born because the community needed a small,
> fast version with strong economy of resources (let say the environmental
> version of ubuntu).
> I am not an expert on this sort of "sociological-marketing-etc" analisys (so
> the experts, please, sorry)
> What I see is:
> 1) ubuntu-brown-human version
> 2) kubuntu-blue-kde version
> 3) xubuntu-green-environmentalist version
> I also know that this is not the right moment to talk about because we are
> busy with the new release but I started thinking about because of the coming
> soon new website (drupal) version.
> Maybe if we have a couple of seconds we can share opinions from our devel
> community.
> I hope you will be patiente with my poor tech english.

I like green. I think green is a very fresh color versus the dull, icy blue...

Look at SAM linux[1] for a example.


[1] http://shots.linuxquestions.org/?linux_distribution_sm=SAM%20Desktop%202007%20Test%202

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