[Tango-artists] dialog-question and assorted other icons
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Fri May 26 17:18:14 PDT 2006
Taliessin Penfound wrote:
> Alrighty then, I'll let it die for places != my silly little
> unofficial port, since it's apparently a HIG issue with the programs
> that use it (and I'm an idiot for not having fully read the HIGs), and
> not just something that noone had gotten around to making.
> As an aside, a crying baby sounds a lot like a face with tears on it.
> The closest thing to that, that I can think of, is an emote of a face
> with tears on it. And Tango already has a face-crying icon. ;)
On a side-note, Matthew also asked for dead kittens for yes and
no-buttons some time ago. ;)
> Matthew Paul Thomas wrote:
>> On May 25, 2006, at 8:45 PM, Taliessin Penfound wrote:
>>> I also did an alternate take based on Sevenissimo's dialog-question
>>> (with the triangle and orange color, it reminds me too much of
>>> dialog-warning). Of course, I'm still open to any and all
>>> suggestions for improving it, as I should be if I want to push for
>>> someone's dialog-question to eventually end up in Base.
>> Since dialogs with question icons should not be used (they've never
>> been allowed in the Gnome or Macintosh HIGs, and they've been
>> deprecated in the Windows User Experience Guidelines for nearly seven
>> years now), I think it would be a bad idea for such an icon to be
>> included in Tango.
>> (Or if it is included, it should be a picture of a crying baby.)
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