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From Louis Suárez-Potts <lsuarezpo...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: old colored vs new monochrome icons
Date Tue, 13 Dec 2011 17:43:51 GMT
Hi,


On 13 December 2011 12:12, Gianluca Turconi
<public@letturefantastiche.com> wrote:
> Il giorno Tue, 13 Dec 2011 08:28:45 -0800 (PST)
> Pedro Giffuni <pfg@apache.org> ha scritto:
>
>> I would think that we should keep the new icons but
>> effectively color code them: it doesn't seem difficult
>> to do in a first glance but ultimately this is a delicate
>> issue that is likely to cause strong reactions in the end
>> user. In other words: I am not volunteering to do it ;-).
>
> I can only say that a colored icon set for OO is the second
> most wanted feature in the usenet Italian community. User Tommy27 in
> this bug https://issues.apache.org/ooo/show_bug.cgi?id=112141 is in
> fact, a vocal Italian supporter of this change. ;-)
>
> Regards,
>
> Gianluca
>
> P.S. to whom is interested, the most wanted future by the usenet
> Italian community (IMO) is font inclusion in OO Writer documents. It
> caused flame wars, endless legal discussions starting
> from Agfa vs. Adobe trial and a huge addition to my kill file. :-P
> --
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I'd like then to revisit this issue.
I am for nice icons that make people happy as well as informing them.
I think we now have a tabula rasa to play with, and ought not to be
constrained by the prior circumstances, only with not deviating too
much from market momentum.

louis

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