Linked by Christian F.K. Schaller on Tue 23rd Mar 2004 19:25 UTC
Graphics, User Interfaces Computer graphics have long been dominated by bitmapped images. However, the free software community has taken an innovative lead by adopting scalable graphic formats on its desktops. Inthis article I cover the history and rise of scalable graphics on the desktop from my angle - as a proponent of its use in the GNOME platform. This article mostly focuses on SVG's progress from a GNOME point of view, both because GNOME has progressed the furthest and because I am most knowledgable with GNOME's efforts. I will however mention major landmarks in other projects where appropriate.
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What is the gtk theme?
by Anonymous on Tue 23rd Mar 2004 20:21 UTC

So what is the gtk theme that dom created? (third page) Anyone know?

All these SVG graphics are amazing and beautiful. If you havn't tried the gartoon icon theme. Try it! NOW!
Also the graphics for monkey bubble, gnome's mahjongg, mime sweeper, and lines are also finger-lickin` sweet.

This is really one of the exciting parts of gnome and the linux desktop where OSS is really ahead then both Macos and windows. (btw, the macos 'scalable' icons, arn't really svg type icons, they are just multiple renderings at different sizes, but they are not scalable)