[PATCH] [SCREENIES] Improvements to kio_man

John Tapsell johnflux at gmail.com
Fri Jun 20 10:25:48 BST 2008

2008/6/19 Joseph Wenninger <jowenn at kde.org>:
> My problems with the konqueror startup view.

I think you've hit the nail on the head there - I couldn't quite
describe why I didn't quike like it, but I think that's it.

> *) I don't like the big black area in the middle of the screen. It looks like
> a terminal window (Related to that the plasma default theme looks too dark
> (black) (depressing) for me).

Perhaps, but I think it could be made to work..

> *) I don't like panels with shadows created from a light source coming
> directly from the front. I personally prefere shadows from light sources
> coming from top/left or top/right.


> *) The slightly lighter gray behind the text "Konqueror is a ....." looks
> broken for me, as if a developer tried to match a non transparent background
> of a label to the image background of the parant widget, but didn't get the
> colour right.

This is the biggest for me.  Can we change it to have the same
background as the rest of the page?  This would make the biggest
immediate improvement.

Anyone able to make these changes and see what it looks like?  I can't
do it myself :(  I just changing the last two points would have a big


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