New awesome icon set proposal

Vincent imnotb at gmail.com
Mon Mar 19 16:16:04 GMT 2007


On 19/03/07, Vincent <imnotb at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> OK, I've attached a wider version of the folder icon I quickly made and I
> think it looks way better now ;)
>
> On 19/03/07, Jelle de Jong < jelledejong at powercraft.nl> wrote:
> >
> > Vincent wrote:
> > >
> > >
> > > On 19/03/07, *jmak* < jozmak at gmail.com <mailto:jozmak at gmail.com>>
> > wrote:
> > >
> > >     On 3/19/07, Vincent <imnotb at gmail.com <mailto:imnotb at gmail.com>>
> > wrote:
> > >     >
> > >     >
> > >     > On 19/03/07, jmak <jozmak at gmail.com <mailto: jozmak at gmail.com>>
> > wrote:
> > >     > > On 3/19/07, Vincent < imnotb at gmail.com
> > >     <mailto: imnotb at gmail.com>> wrote:
> > >     > > >
> > >     > > >
> > >     > > > On 19/03/07, Adam Miller <maxamillion at gmail.com
> > >     <mailto: maxamillion at gmail.com>> wrote:
> > >     > > > > Yeah ... ok, I guess I would have to say I do like those
> > >     over Tango.
> > >     > > > >
> > >     > > > > -Adam
> > >     > > > >
> > >     > > > >
> > >     > > > >
> > >     > > > > On 3/18/07, Jim Campbell < jwcampbell at gmail.com
> > >     <mailto:jwcampbell at gmail.com> > wrote:
> > >     > > > > > I like those icons, too.  The one thing is that the
> > folder
> > >     icons
> > >     > seem
> > >     > > > narrower than other folder icons I've seen.  Does anyone
> > else
> > >     notice
> > >     > this?
> > >     > > > Could they be made a wider, more standard width?
> > >     > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > Jim
> > >     > > > > >
> > >     > > > > >
> > >     > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > On 3/18/07, Joshua Gardner < mellowcellofellow at gmail.com
> > >     <mailto:mellowcellofellow at gmail.com> > wrote:
> > >     > > > > > > Those are really, really cool. I like it.
> > >     > > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > > -Josh
> > >     > > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > > On 3/18/07, jmak < jozmak at gmail.com
> > >     <mailto:jozmak at gmail.com>> wrote:
> > >     > > > > > > > Hi,
> > >     > > > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > > > Here is an awesome icon set, Nimbus. It is complate
> > >     and has a
> > >     > GPL
> > >     > > > > > > > licence. This is what we are looking for.
> > >     > > > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > > > Take a look at it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
> > >     > > > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > > > Here is a screenshot.
> > >     > > > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > > >
> > >     > > > https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Artwork/Proposed/Misc
> > >     <https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Artwork/Proposed/Misc>
> > >     > > > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > > > Download from here. Already packaged as a .deb file.
> >
> > >     > > > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > > >
> > >     > > >
> > >     >
> > >
> > http://www.gnome-look.org/content/show.php/Nimbus+%28Ubuntu+and+Debian%29?content=54755
> > >     > > > > > > >
> > >     > > > > > > > Jmak
> > >     > > > > > > > --
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> > >     > > >
> > >     > > > I like them too, though I agree that the folder icons are
> > >     either to thin
> > >     > or
> > >     > > > too high :P
> > >     > > >
> > >     > > > --
> > >     > > > Vincent
> > >     > > > --
> > >     > >
> > >     > > The unique folder design gives a better visual impact. Stick
> > out
> > >     > > rather than blend in, that is the strategy every distro tries
> > to
> > >     > > follow. We should do the same. Success does not belong to
> > those who
> > >     > > always want to follow stereotypes.
> > >     > >
> > >     > > Jmak
> > >     > > --
> > >     > > http://jozmak.blogspot.com/
> > >     > > http://jozmak.googlepages.com/
> > >     > >
> > >     >
> > >     > Standing out is one thing, but this is just weird...
> > >     >
> > >     > --
> > >
> > >     If it is weird why is it that on the gnomelook org site the set
> > >     already reached 80 % popularity?
> > >
> > >     --
> > >     http://jozmak.blogspot.com/
> > >     http://jozmak.googlepages.com/
> > >
> > >
> > > I have no idea, but I vote in favour of wider folder icons.
> >
> > Always art-work discussions on the list! if you want to implement a new
> > look just add it too the theme list and make it possible to select is
> > this new look. If you this new look is accepted it can become the
> > default one. But don't change to much at one time!!
> >
> > BTW i like tango more because it is more complete and the thunar list
> > icons are smaller and better looking. Just my 2 cents!
> >
> > Best regards,
> >
> > Jelle
> >
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>
> --
> Vincent
>


That wasn't very neatly done, sorry :P
-- 
Vincent
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