Bug 156065 - OpenOffice.org icons are hideous on the default panel
OpenOffice.org icons are hideous on the default panel
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: openoffice.org (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Caolan McNamara
: 156424 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2005-04-27 05:34 EDT by Mark McLoughlin
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: redhat-artwork-0.122-8
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-05-09 02:20:14 EDT
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Bluecurve OO apps icons (10.10 KB, image/png)
2005-05-06 12:19 EDT, diana fong
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Proposed icons already present in OOo (36.75 KB, image/png)
2005-05-06 13:32 EDT, Kyrre Ness Sjøbæk
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Description Mark McLoughlin 2005-04-27 05:34:41 EDT
The current icons:


You suggested that you could move to:

Comment 1 Caolan McNamara 2005-04-29 08:48:23 EDT
Stinky pale icons now in 1.9.97-3
Comment 2 Caolan McNamara 2005-05-03 03:01:34 EDT
*** Bug 156424 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Kyrre Ness Sjøbæk 2005-05-05 18:02:56 EDT
They are somewhat better, but still not as good as the old ones :)

The database and the calc is now pretty nice (the base should probably be more
"outlined"), but the draw icon is ununderstandable, the impress icon to small,
and the writer/math icon to small. I have pretty good eyesigth, but i had to
bend closer to the screen and stare at them for a while before i understood.

There should be some clear, distinctive shape in them - we humans recognize
things faster based on their shape than on their colours - especially when we
can neither distinguish the colours or the shape :)

I must admit i liked the OO 1 icons better - they where not fancy at all, but
they where clear and understandable. All that is needed, is adding some kind of
likely-styled database icon to the set - what about simply the wireframe "disk"
icon that is present in the first version of the iconset, without all the stuff
around it to distract? There must be somebody at RH/Gnome who can make such an
icon (please don't ask me, my drawings look like a *skilled* 6 year olds :) )
Comment 4 diana fong 2005-05-06 12:19:28 EDT
Created attachment 114086 [details]
Bluecurve OO apps icons
Comment 5 diana fong 2005-05-06 12:21:18 EDT
There exists Bluecurve OpenOffice icons (see attachment), please use these
instead.  The icons can be found in Bluecurve > apps.
Comment 6 Kyrre Ness Sjøbæk 2005-05-06 13:32:49 EDT
Created attachment 114091 [details]
Proposed icons already present in OOo
Comment 7 Mark McLoughlin 2005-05-09 02:20:14 EDT
Fixed in redhat-artwork-0.122-8

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