[Sugar-devel] [DESIGN] copy-to-option in Journal (part of removing the keep button)

Simon Schampijer simon at schampijer.de
Wed Jun 8 11:49:37 EDT 2011

Hi Gary,

thanks for working on it!

On 06/08/2011 03:18 PM, Gary Martin wrote:
> Hi Simon,
> On 6 Jun 2011, at 12:27, Simon Schampijer wrote:
>> On 05/25/2011 12:49 AM, Simon Schampijer wrote:
>>> I have now implemented everything like described below (4-7). The only
>>> thing I need is an icon for the clipboard option. Some icon ideas: the
>>> pin from the Physics activity, a paper clip (or is that too much Windows
>>> Word :). Patches, mockups...welcome! Go designers go!
>>> Regards,
>>> Simon
>> In the design meeting it has been argued that the 'copy-to-Journal' [1] might be misleading. And instead make it a separate function in the palette [2]. Walter people in the meeting wanted your opinion on that?
>> I still need the icon for the clipboard. Any news on those?
> Here's the simple clipboard design I mentioned in yesterdays email, in case folks don't like the idea of re-using the scissors metaphor. This clipboard shape is also good for using the user's fill/stroke (as it is their local clipboard). Here's a mockup of it in place, and the svg for it:

I think the scissor as an icon for the clipboard does work well. I would 
be good for going forward with it.

The duplicate icon is ok, too. I still would prefer to include the 
duplicate option in the 'copy-to' one, but could live with that compromise.


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