[Dextrose] Sugar on small displays (Was: Fix for bug uy#747)

Bernie Innocenti bernie at codewiz.org
Mon Nov 21 19:23:49 EST 2011

On Mon, 2011-11-21 at 07:13 -0500, Rafael Ortiz wrote:

>         The only patch that we doing for JumPC screen is modifying
>         $SUGAR_SCALING in /usr/bin/sugar
>          /usr/bin/sugar
>         if test -z "$SUGAR_SCALING"; then
>         - export SUGAR_SCALING=100
>         + export SUGAR_SCALING=72

I think Aleksey had a patch to set this dynamically based on the screen
resolution. Aleksey, is this upstream or at least in Dextrose?

>         And we change the font size:
>         gconftool-2 --set /desktop/sugar/font/default_size --type
>         float 10

Probably we could also set this dynamically.

>         With these changes Sugar works fine in general. The main
>         problem is that the scaling in activities depends of each one,
>         so would have to modify each activity.
> +1 Flavio danesse worked on some activities to adjust them to the
> JumPC screen.

Flavio, are these fixed activities already in ASLO?

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