Personally, I like the dark version and animated too:) We have an excellent basis for further work on other artwork. The main it's like for many other folks.

2013/3/4 Martin Sourada <>
Hi Alexander,

On Mon, 4 Mar 2013 01:42:35 +0400
Alexander Smirnov wrote:

> Hi all!
> I sent this variant [1] as base in G+[2] (it's more comments variant).
> The general impression people like this themes but they find it too dark,
> but not all ;)
> [1] -
> [2] -
Well, personally I'm fan of this one:

But out of the variants proposed for Alpha, I like the darker the best. It's
easiest on eyes, non-obtrusive, makes the foreground stand out more. FYI, the
gnome/mate/cinnamon variants I prepared are animated (other DEs does not
support this feature, AFAIK):


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