You're right - I tried to catch it before it went, but just too late!
To the list - please ignore the message Tom refers to - it's not too
commercially sensitive, at least.
I probably need more coffee before fielding bug reports in the morning.
Tom Chubb wrote:
> Before you get slated by the list, I'm guessing you meant to send this
> to someone else?
> (It came to me via the PHP-General Mailing List.
> 2009/4/8 Peter Ford <p...@justcroft.com <mailto:p...@justcroft.com>>
> The reason you think the fonts are too small is that you have
> (un)zoomed the
> screen at some point. The proportions of the centre white panel to
> the side bars
> is wrong.
> Measuring your screenshots, and assuming you had a full-screen
> browser window at
> 1680x1050 resolution (what your monitor does), I work out that the
> white section
> of the screen is only around 800 pixels wide - it is defined to be
> 1000 pixels
> wide at normal magnification. Measuring the icons suggests that your
> screen is
> showing them at 42 pixels, while they are supposed to be 56 pixels.
> your seeing the whole thing at 80% full size - no wonder the fonts
> look small!
> The fonts and icon sizes haven't changed for about a year, and you
> really complained before.
> In addition, you are using a pretty large screen - the pages are
> designed to
> work on a 1024x768 screen as a minimum. Making the fonts larger would
> drastically reduce the amount of information displayed vertically -
> it's already
> pretty tight on some of the design screens.
> So, I'll ignore the calls for bigger fonts and icons.
> The button icons may also look better at full size, but the main
> problem is that
> they need to be properly designed. Replacing them with just words is
> not very
> good - it makes them all different sizes, which messes up the layout.
> I could remove the shaded background and see if that helps.
> Other points I will work on.
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