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From Chiradeep Vittal <Chiradeep.Vit...@citrix.com>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] UI: New look and feel
Date Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:57:02 GMT
Not to be a fanboi and all that and hating to divert this topic, but doing
it anyway, I do like 'flat'.

On 9/26/13 5:12 PM, "Musayev, Ilya" <imusayev@webmd.net> wrote:

>I don't agree.
>
>For the reference,  take a look at OpenStack UI and compare it to ACS
>specifically version 4.2
>
>
>- All mistakes in this message are not mine but Android's.
>
>
>-------- Original message --------
>From: Tracy Phillips <tracphil@mantoso.com>
>Date: 09/26/2013 8:06 PM (GMT-05:00)
>To: dev@cloudstack.apache.org
>Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] UI: New look and feel
>
>
>I am a fan of Foundation's look (or Bootstrap even)...
>
>http://foundation.zurb.com/
>
>3d elements make it look dated, kind of like it does now. The less images,
>the better imo.
>
>
>
>
>On Thu, Sep 26, 2013 at 7:11 PM, Kelcey Jamison Damage <
>kelcey@backbonetechnology.com> wrote:
>
>> Hmm, maybe cut 2 copies... 1 with icons, and 1 just a clean text look.
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Ilya Musayev" <imusayev@webmd.net>
>> To: dev@cloudstack.apache.org
>> Sent: Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:08:50 PM
>> Subject: RE: [DISCUSS] UI: New look and feel
>>
>> Brian,
>>
>> Are we no longer using icons on the left navigation menu or is this a
>> draft?
>>
>> Thanks
>> ilya
>>
>> > -----Original Message-----
>> > From: Kelcey Jamison Damage [mailto:kelcey@backbonetechnology.com]
>> > Sent: Thursday, September 26, 2013 6:28 PM
>> > To: dev@cloudstack.apache.org
>> > Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] UI: New look and feel
>> >
>> > You just made my day, these look great. Most importantly it has a look
>> that
>> > will sell to IT managers, etc.
>> >
>> > I wish you the best of luck with this and hope for rapid progress :)
>> >
>> > Again, it looks awesome!
>> >
>> > ----- Original Message -----
>> > From: "Brian Federle" <Brian.Federle@citrix.com>
>> > To: dev@cloudstack.apache.org
>> > Cc: "Sonny Chhen" <Sonny.Chhen@citrix.com>, "Animesh Chaturvedi"
>> > <animesh.chaturvedi@citrix.com>, "Jessica Wang"
>> > <Jessica.Wang@citrix.com>
>> > Sent: Thursday, September 26, 2013 3:11:07 PM
>> > Subject: [DISCUSS] UI: New look and feel
>> >
>> > Hi all,
>> >
>> > In addition to the CSS code cleanup I'm working on, I am planning a
>> 'reskin' of
>> > the current UI to give a better user experience and look and feel.
>>This
>> will
>> > utilize SASS and a grid system as I have discussed in the previous
>> thread.
>> >
>> > I created a task in JIRA and wiki functional spec, which has
>>screenshots
>> of
>> > what I've done so far and what I plan to do:
>> >
>> > https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/CLOUDSTACK/Update+UI+visu
>> > al+appearance
>> >
>> > https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CLOUDSTACK-4748
>> >
>> > You can also checkout the ui-restyle branch on git, if you are able to
>> manually
>> > compile the cloudstack.scss file via SASS (that will be automated in
>>the
>> > future). I can send over instructions on how to compile SASS manually;
>> it's
>> > pretty easy to setup.
>> >
>> > Let me know what you think so far :)  I'll of course up and post more
>> > screenshots as I get more done. This reskin is only changing the CSS
>> mainly,
>> > with minimal changes to actual usage or JS code, so it is basically a
>> drop-in
>> > replacement for the current styling. I'm hoping to get this in by 4.3,
>> so please
>> > give me feedback on anything from the current UI you don't like or
>>want
>> > changed, and I can see about improving it.
>> >
>> > Thanks!
>> > Brian
>> >
>>
>>


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