[sugar] Copy/Paste icon colour (Re: A Sugar TODO List, of Sorts)
Joshua N Pritikin
Tue Apr 22 19:36:21 EDT 2008
On Tue, Apr 22, 2008 at 12:56:54PM -0400, Eben Eliason wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 10:47 PM, Gary C Martin <gary at garycmartin.com> wrote:
> > On 7 Apr 2008, at 20:00, Tomeu Vizoso wrote:
> > >> ? Color copy/paste buttons in activities
> > > Which colors should take? Just the local colors?
> > I've always been unclear about the purpose of this, and have not seen
> > an explanation ? always thought the coloured icon looked out of place
> > in the toolbar. Anyone know the reason/metaphor that makes colouring
> > it so important?
> When a clipping is made, it appears in the Frame as an icon, rendered
> in a specific XO color pair. Having clippings in various colors can
> help to make the clipboard a bit more engaging, and aid in identifying
> the correct one in the absence of (much needed) previews.
Eben, usually your ideas make sense to me. Maybe I am missing something,
but I don't understand your idea.
What the clipboard needs is previews. Does coloring a clipping with the
source XS color pair add anything if there is already a preview?
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