I downloaded the .edj because Im lazy. :)
On 15 July 2010 09:27, Gustavo Sverzut Barbieri <barbieri@...> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 10:09 PM, Tom Haste <tomhaste@...> wrote:
>> Looks nice! Heres a couple things I might change (if you agree)...
>> 1. The text boxes look almost out of place being such a lithe grey.
> That's something we talked a bit. While in our theme we can control
> them, in all other apps or with user documents it will be impossible
> to have dark background, so it would look odd. Imagine chrome/firefox,
> or openoffice. Actually we did it white at first, but then the
> contrast was too strong.
I cant remember if theres a signal for 'Active input' and just
displaying a number. I would say that the text boxes for virtual pager
numbers (eg; |---x----| ) could be taken away completely and have a
white number there. The details in wallpaper image selector dialog
would also look nice there with no boxes at all. Then the active input
text box (like the file input in the same dialog) would look ok being
the colour it is. This might look nice with B&W too... Ill have a
>> 2. The size of the toolbar in dialog boxes other than config panel.
>> (See the Virtual Desktops dialog)
> I guess you're talking about other dialog, as there is no toolbar in
> Virtual Desktops. If you mean the icon-less toolbars, then Marina did
> that on purpose to clearly differentiate from buttons. Maybe too much?
Errr YEP! There are so many widgets in the Virtual Desks dialog. They
are a tad huge.
>> 3. iBox looks fine the way it is... but the minimised icon needs to be
>> bigger! (But yeah Im sure whole ever themes that will get around to it
>> :) )
> Actually what I'd like is to add some shelf support to create bigger
> ecore_evas (given some extra size) for alpha windows if composite is
> in use. In that case we could make the icons overflow nicely, with big
> "app" icons, and regular "iconified". But composite manager is not
> enabled by default, so we focused on the common case.
>> I would help with the icons, but Ive come to the conclusion that Im a
>> miserable artist and thats what icons really are. Little bits of art.
> Any help is appreciated. We'll publish the design assets and that may
> help. I'm pretty sure Marina can review and do some guidance. But so
> far we're more about removing the icons from the configurations and
> modules, some are just impossible to map to few words, not to say
> about an icon to fit in a list :-/
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