New panel size

Vincent imnotb at
Thu Nov 8 20:03:20 UTC 2007

On Nov 8, 2007 6:42 PM, Cody A.W. Somerville <cody-somerville at>

> It seems to me that increasing the panel size does not in fact increase
> the size of the panels. In instead increases the size of the icons and when
> the icons reach a critical mass, the panel resizes to accomedate. This is
> why I've increased the top panel to 38 and the bottom panel to 24. I feel
> that the top panel needs to be larger than the bottom panel due to the
> widgets used there (it looks disgusting when it is smaller - especially the
> applications menu because the icon we use is png and does not scale well).
Not that you mention it - we should have a .svg there. Shouldn't be too hard
to make, both the Ubuntu logo as Xfce's mouse (I believe) can be obtained as
.svg .

By the way, could anyone explain the problem with the icons and the smaller
panels? As said, I've set up my panels smaller but I see no problem with the

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <>

More information about the xubuntu-devel mailing list