[openbeos] Re: Icon Artwork

  • From: "DarkWyrm" <darkwyrm@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 02 Aug 2006 15:40:07 -0400 EDT

> François wrote:
> >Ideally there would be a set of matching images for use in toolbars, 
> > so 
> >when changing the icon set the toolbars would change accordingly...
> I agree there should be a set of basic icons that a programmer can 
> use in
> toolbars.  
> Whether the application uses them or allows changing and/or 
> scalability of
> the icons will still depend on the application programmer.  Suggested
> guidelines would be only thing that could be done.  I believe 
> Darkwyrm is
> working on UI guidelines in between his other projects.
> Curtis
Sure am. I haven't done much with specifications for icons, though. 
Having standardized toolbar icons for common functions is an excellent 
idea. The only possible downside is that it would force a particular 
look for toolbar buttons -- I don't know if that is a good thing or 
not. Thoughts, anyone else?


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