Bug 118407 - Icons on desktop are too big
Icons on desktop are too big
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nautilus (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Alexander Larsson
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Reported: 2004-03-16 09:09 EST by Alexandre Strube
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-03-16 11:53:26 EST
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Description Alexandre Strube 2004-03-16 09:09:16 EST
Description of problem: Desktop, taskbar icons are huge, even in great
resolutions


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


How reproducible: always


Steps to Reproduce: 
1. install fedora
2. log in
3. look at your screen - looks like an old amiga plugged into a tv :-)
  
Actual results:
the icons occupy too much space

Expected results:
the icons could be reasonable tinyer.

Additional info:
setting taksbar for, say, 24 pixels, is way more reasonable than the
actual size. The standard icon view could be 75% of the actual size.
And the list view can be 50% of the actual size.

Not everyone uses 2600x2048 displays :-) It seems too big even in
1280x1024...
Comment 1 Alexander Larsson 2004-03-16 11:53:26 EST
I won't change this. If you really want to have this discussion, take
it upstream to the gnome project.
Comment 2 Alexandre Strube 2004-03-29 17:33:51 EST
Why not? Ain't you guys at redhat changed the gnome visual radically
so it would be better for users?

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