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Mon Mar 17 03:36:03 UTC 2008
On Sun, 2008-03-16 at 23:05 -0400, Gene Heskett wrote:
> I was referring to the huge icon laden window it opened that still
> needed a scrollbar up the right side that was less than half the
> height of the window, total scroll length estimated at 2 feet.
> Sorry, but at 73, and with eyes fading from diabetis, I still run a
> 1680x1050 screen on a Synchmaster 205 here.
Here, that window is laden with a lot of choices, but I wouldn't have
called the images particularly large. Most of the icons are smaller,
even, than Nautilus showing a directory of files in icon mode, at 100%
size. Some are a bit bigger than others, so I'm guessing the desktop
theme currently in use might play a factor. My monitor's just a 1280 by
800 WXGA laptop screen, and they look about the same size as any icon in
a program menu bar. Just spaced fairly well, so that they're not
crammed together, but not overly spaced apart.
As an OT: I think I've mentioned the big LDK2 camera with you, before.
I obtained a service manual for it the other day, loads of fun to be had
with it when I get some spare time. You could say, now, that it's an
open source camera. ;-) Everything you need to know to build your own
is in it, if you were a glutton for punishment...
(This computer runs FC7, my others run FC4, FC5 & FC6, in case that's
important to the thread.)
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