Bug 438863

Summary: 'you have updates' icon isn't particularly clear
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Bill Nottingham <notting>
Component: gnome-packagekitAssignee: Robin Norwood <robin.norwood>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 11CC: rhughes, richard, rvokal, splewako
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Description Bill Nottingham 2008-03-25 13:26:42 EDT
Description of problem:

It's just an orange sunburst; that contextually doesn't mean anything to me.

Perhaps a throbbing red exclamation point would be better?

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

gnome-packagekit-0.1.9-4.fc9.x86_64
Comment 1 Richard Hughes 2008-03-28 08:51:37 EDT
Right, with rawhide we get no metadata and so can't do any of the fancy icons
you can see here: http://www.packagekit.org/img/pk-updates-overview.png

The orange sunburst is a "there are updates available, but i know _nothing_
about them".

Do you think there could be a better icon for "generic updates"?
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2008-03-28 11:54:27 EDT
Not sure. Maybe the package icon on top of the sunburst?
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 02:50:21 EDT
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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