[Mageia-artwork] Final installer discussion
sebsebseb_mageia at gmx.com
Thu Mar 15 02:56:52 CET 2012
That will be ok, but I think with relivent texts it would be good to
have logos for some of the software's that are mentioned such as for
example the Firefox logo. That's the kind of thing Ubuntu and Mint do
with their installer slide show images for example. Also Esteban used
software logos in his images.
I suggested to Guala on IRC rather recently to try making a second lot
as well for some of the images with not only the text, but also logos
for some of the software that is being mentioned in the text such as
Firefox and LibreOffice. If he does this soon some of us could decide
what we think looks better, I assume, before the final images really
must be sent to the packagers.
Guala seemed to think on IRC that it may be a good idea to put software
logos in the cauldron bubbles.
I know there isn't much time to agree on changes to the artwork now, but
then again if Guala is willing to try what I am suggesting, there is
Also yes I would like Mageia 2 Beta 2 released later on today with the
installer slide show graphics, so got to be quick with any last minute
changes, if they are going to be part of it.
From Sebastian sebsebseb
On 14/03/12 23:10, tumbeliina wrote:
> Looks good for me :)
> *From:* Max Quarterpleen <bogusman222 at gmail.com>
> *To:* Mageia artwork discussion and work list <mageia-artwork at mageia.org>
> *Sent:* Thursday, March 15, 2012 1:04 AM
> *Subject:* [Mageia-artwork] Final installer discussion
> OK, we have our 8 images:
> 1. http://imgh.us/01_IM_mageia.png
> 2. http://imgh.us/02_IM_mageia.png
> 3. http://imgh.us/03_IM_mageia.png
> 4. http://imgh.us/04_IM_mageia.png
> 5. http://imgh.us/05_IM_mageia.png
> 6. http://imgh.us/06_IM_mageia.png
> 7. http://imgh.us/07_IM_mageia.png
> 8. http://imgh.us/08_IM_mageia.png
> We have our 5 texts:
> 1. Mageia isn't just a Linux distribution: we're a community of
> users, developers and advocates from around the world.
> 2. Free software means choice: KDE, GNOME, LXDE or other desktops;
> Firefox, Chromium and other browsers; Thunderbird, KMail, Evolution
> for mail...
> 3. Mageia covers your graphics, your video creation and editing needs
> with tools like GIMP, Inkscape, Blender...
> 4. Mageia's Control Center gives you easy-access tools to set up
> your hardware, software and more, all in one place.
> 5. For your everyday and office needs, LibreOffice, GnuCash,
> KMyMoney and others cover word processing, spreadsheets,
> presentations and finance.
> Now we just need to pick 5 images and put the text in them. Let's keep
> in mind that the order of the images should be the order of the texts.
> I'm thinking:
> Image 3 for text 1.
> Image 7 for text 2
> Image 4 for text 3
> Image 2 for text 4
> Image 1 for text 5.
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