Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Some considerations about the Precise theme

2011-11-18 Thread Josh Embrey
In regards to going lighter with Lubuntu, we must remember our key targets and goal. I switched my GTK and Openbox themes to dark themes and it added another 40 minutes to my netbook's battery when on full brightness, over an hour with minimal brightness. I took every step to ensure that it was

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Some considerations about the Precise theme

2011-11-18 Thread Rafael Laguna
You're right. Dark themes are battery savers, but if they're too dark it cause fuzzy eyes. Too much light cause eye fatigue. That's why the Oneiric wall is not as light as older ones, but still light blue. And there're lots of reasons to be blue. First is corporative. Second is usability and

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Some considerations about the Precise theme

2011-11-18 Thread Michael Rawson
Besides, green would look like Mint LXDE. I think black is a good thing, but that's me. On Fri, 18 Nov 2011 09:28:33 +0100 神癒礁湖 (Rafael Laguna) rafaellag...@gmail.com wrote: You're right. Dark themes are battery savers, but if they're too dark it cause fuzzy eyes. Too much light cause eye

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Some considerations about the Precise theme

2011-11-18 Thread Yorvyk
On Fri, 18 Nov 2011 08:39:40 + Michael Rawson michaelrawso...@gmail.com wrote: Besides, green would look like Mint LXDE. I think black is a good thing, but that's me. I like green as well but, suse also use it as their corporate colours. Black also looks nice , CrunchBang Linux shows

[Lubuntu-desktop] Some considerations about the Precise theme

2011-11-17 Thread Stephen Smally
Hi, i've got some consideration about the future Precise theme for Lubuntu. Lubuntu should have a most professional and clean look as possible, so: 1 - i like a lot the default light grey panel in 10.04 and 10.10, and i think is

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Some considerations about the Precise theme

2011-11-17 Thread 神癒礁湖 (Rafael Laguna)
Stop reading my mind! :D Well, I don't like to repeat myself, and one black (and polemic) dark taskbar is enough. So yes, we're going that way. More Adwaita style, even Clearlooks (not looking sooo eighties, of course). Anyway, you'll have time for choose

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Some considerations about the Precise theme

2011-11-17 Thread Jean-Pierre Vidal Piesset
But you'll know that the wallpaper must be BLUE ;) I would like to propose... Lubuntu going for *GREEN*! Reasons? - It goes a little more with the standart of efficient SO (this is important since it's the OS that most fits with the planet :) - It differencies us from Kubuntu Xubuntu (also

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Some considerations about the Precise theme

2011-11-17 Thread
But you'll know that the wallpaper must be BLUE ;) I would like to propose... Lubuntu going for _*GREEN*_! 110% in agreement on that one. I usually end up tweaking everything green anyways. wxl ___ Mailing list: