[maemo-users] OS2008 Damn ugly!!!

From: Ognen Duzlevski ognen at naniteworld.com
Date: Thu Dec 27 16:08:49 EET 2007
James Knott wrote:
> Michael Wiktowy wrote:
>> I happen to like the new themes. I also happen to like the idea of
>> making the old theme available in the new OS since consistency is best
>> with users who are unfamiliar with computers and/or get freaked out by
>> change.
>> Perhaps you can look into converting the old one over and sharing it
>> with others who share your aesthetic sense.
> I don't know why, but there seems to be a general trend to make things
> ugly or dumbed down. It's not just with the N800, but a lot of other
> things too. I've been able to improve the appearance somewhat, but it's
> still not very attractive. For example, I like to use the hand writing
> input, but the panel is a big mass of black that not only looks bad, but
> is harder to see the details of it. In the terminal program, I used to
> have green text on black, but while I can set the background to black, I
> don't see any way to change the text colour. It's always black. It would
> be nice, if the old styles was available.
> BTW, I don't need icons etc., that look like they belong on a child's toy.
Fortunately for all of us, the world does not revolve around you 
(although you seem to think it does?).

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