xfce 4.6 background color/image

Jari Rahkonen jari.rahkonen at pp1.inet.fi
Sat Oct 4 11:54:58 CEST 2008

Brian J. Tarricone kirjoitti:
> On Sat, 4 Oct 2008 08:38:57 +0100 Olivier Fourdan wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> Xfe 4.6 beta is coming by the end on next week, I'd like to settle the
>> default appearance of a newly installed desktop.
>> Given the color scheme selected for Xfc e4.6 (dark blue/grey/light
>> blue) I think the best fit for the desktop is a very dark blue derived
>> from the active window border #030508 with xfce-stripes.png as image
>> applied.
>> This gives a dark but very clean look IMHO.
>> Screenshot here:
>> http://www.foo-projects.org/~olivier/screenshots/xfce46-xfdesktop-color.png
> Looks really slick to me.  If there aren't any objections I'll commit
> this...
> 	-brian

The contrast of very bright windows on a very dark and muted background
is a bit harsh on the eyes. It does look clean, but I wouldn't use it
for daily work, unless I develop a liking for headaches.

Maybe it's just me with my sensitive eyes and my bright display...

- Jari

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