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From Nicola Ken Barozzi <nicola...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [News] Interesting article: Web Access Disabled by '90s Design
Date Sat, 09 Nov 2002 14:42:00 GMT

Bert Van Kets wrote:
> Hmmm, I don't get the problem.  The Forrest skin looks super with the 
> images turned off.  Why would these images bother these people?
> Check the site with Lynx or Opera with the images turned off (press g 
> when viewing the site).
> If the images of the skin bother people, what about images in the 
> content itself?  Would we all need to build sites without images?

Specifically, it has been said that the site is ugly when seen in the 
"links" text browser (not lynx, in that it's ok).

This will prevent the skin to be used generally at Apache.

If we can get round this it would be great :-)

> Bert
> 
> 
> At 12:44 9/11/2002 +0100, you wrote:
> 
>> Web Access Disabled by '90s Design
>> http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,3959,662475,00.asp
>>
>> The gifs in our interface used to space and to add the rounded edges are
>> bugging some of our users; what do you think we should do?
>>
>> 1) remove them all
>> 2) provide a link similar to the pdf one for a more simple-layout version
>>
>> I go with 2)
>>
>> -- 
>> Nicola Ken Barozzi                   nicolaken@apache.org
>>             - verba volant, scripta manent -
>>    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)
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> 
> 
> 
> 

-- 
Nicola Ken Barozzi                   nicolaken@apache.org
             - verba volant, scripta manent -
    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)
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