situation with window decorations

Hugo Pereira Da Costa hugo.pereira at
Fri Sep 4 00:42:42 BST 2009

Hugo Pereira Da Costa wrote:
> Hi,
> in the meanwhile I've been working on coding Thomas idea for an ozone 
> active window blue frame replacement
> (
> in my private version of the Nitrogen windeco.
> I put a bunch of screenshots here (with left/right and center title 
> alignment, as well as with normal/tiny/no frame border).
> Comments would be highly appreciated.
oops. Forgot the link:

> You'll note that the original "radial" glow from Thomas is gone, and 
> has been replaced by something which look more oxygen-like, (I 
> personnaly find Thomas gradients a bit too "plastik" like to my 
> taste), with a drop shadow. In fact it uses the exact same code as the 
> one used by oxygen to make push buttons, combo-boxes, etc.
> Comments are highly appreciated !
> (notably: would that be a decent replacement for the all-blue ozone 
> active window frame ?)
> Hugo
>> Thomas Lübking wrote:
>>> Am Friday 28 August 2009 schrieb Nuno Pinheiro:
>>>> A Sexta, 28 de Agosto de 2009 17:22:31 Thomas L�bking voc� escreveu:
>>>>> (And as just bashing is bad):
>>>>> I would suggest* a colored frame that connects to a colored "inlay"
>>>>> around the label - this way it'd be more like an accessoire - and 
>>>>> less
>>>>> like a color bug.
>>>> mock mock???
>>> attached. maybe with also concave corners, but then i'd code - 
>>> mocking is really a hard job ;-)
>> I hadn't thought about connecting it to the outside of the window... 
>> I rather like it. It's like the slab is two layers, bottom layer is 
>> one (WM) color, top is another, and window title is carved down to 
>> bottom layer. Now, make the buttons colored also, and I think it is 
>> very pretty :-).

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