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Re: [Subclipse-dev] open resource from change path list

From: Mark Phippard <MarkP_at_softlanding.com>
Date: 2005-06-20 19:21:54 CEST

Eugene Kuleshov <eu@javatx.com> wrote on 06/20/2005 12:58:52 PM:

> I removed one of the the cylinders so that the icon would be less
crowded
> and looked better. There was never anything significant about the use
of
> 3, it was just trying to convey plurality, which 2 does just as well.
The
> frame in the background is the generic Eclipse icon for a view.
>
> Mark, I know all of that. It is just not very intuitive for the user
who see
> these icons for the first time. Also, when svn will be as widely used in

> Eclipse community as cvs I guess users will express more confusion then
now.
> From other hand most of the community just doesn't care about icons as
long as
> functionality is there. :-)

2 cylinders are not intuitive, but 3 are? It is not intutitive because it
is not the same as the CVS icon, but you are the one who is demanding we
change it? Please just stop.

> Right. But you have again ignored my question about another icon I've
sugested. :-)

I didn't like it. It was crowded, wasn't all that different from the
original icon, and didn't really add anything. The ugly "SVN" version was
probably better. I have attached alternates for the perspective and view
that are based on the Subversion logo. I think they look pretty good,
possibly better than the current ones. I haven't committed them.

Mark

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