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New prowin32 icon ???

  • So, what does the space invaders icon stand for?
    From: Thomas Mercer-Hursh [mailto:bounce-tamhas@community.progress.com]
    Sent: Freitag, 18. April 2014 17:48
    To: TU.OE.Development@community.progress.com
    Subject: RE: New prowin32 icon ???
     
    Reply by Thomas Mercer-Hursh

    "Everywhere" as in the same icon for everything?  That seems user-unfriendly!  Icons are supposed to provide quick, intuitive identification of the meaning of what they stand for.

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  • To me, it looks like a building metaphor, i.e., fitting the top piece into the bottom piece.  Not the worlds best icon, but I suppose that could apply to PDSOE.  I like the metaphor of the spark better, even though it isn't very noticeable on the task bar, at least on my screen.

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  • I think it means that Progress is considering adding 8-bit Atari computers to the supported platform list.
  • Only if they port Windows to the Atari ...

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