GDM themes/face browser
duffy at redhat.com
Fri Jan 12 15:17:03 UTC 2007
Nicu Buculei wrote:
> Máirín Duffy wrote:
>> 'Standard image size: 48×48 or 64×64 – currently undecided'
>> Maybe it should be the same size as some of the avatars or buddy icons
>> that are already in wide use today? E.g. livejournal avatars are
>> 100x100 and aim buddy icons are 50x50. There's already a lot of these
>> icons that are easily available for users to add in for themselves.
> I think this pretty much depend on how we want the GDM screen to look.
> And for our large screens I think 50x50 is to low. Depending on the
> layout, even 100x100 may be low.
> I *think* the largest size for a buddy icon in Gaim is 96x96 (gaim 2.0,
> conversation window).
Yeh, I'm just thinking about all those sites like www.imbuddy.net that
have tons and tons of the 50x50 icons for people to use - even sometimes
places release official buddy icons for their movies, TV series, or
music albums (snakes on a plane and battlestar galactica official buddy
icons are a couple examples)
If the technical max is 128x128 maybe 100x100 is a good size because
there are also a ton of icons available at that size already (See
I guess my point is rather than trying to set a new standard, maybe go
with one that's already out there and gives folks a LOT more choices.
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