TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library

TKLClient Core Appearance

jomy's picture

Adrian has created a patch for a Turnkey Client Appliance.

I have created a wallpaper and "start" menu icon for the client.

The wallpaper was designed to tile seamlessly no matter what size your desktop is.

If the design is approved, I can create several color variations. 

Your feedback is appreciated.

--update 10-11-10--

I have added three variations on a theme.

A new TKL desktop with a space theme.

All are orange and purple with varying degrees of contrast and details.

--update 2--

Modified the original tiling desktop based on your feedback.

Adrian Moya's picture

I found it a bit brownish for my taste

I don't know if the TKL theme will change from brown to purple/orange to match the current official Lucid theme. I personally prefer those colors, but of course, the TKL logo should change too. Do you think you can post a purple one with a bit of orange, to see how it looks like? try to lower the contrast of the image too, I think its a bit high. 

Jeremy Davis's picture

As I just commented in another thread

I'm not too sure about your wallpaper Jomy (but good on you for doing it and sharing) but i love your 'Key' button, thats excellent! Your idea of making a wall paper that will tile nicely regardless of resolution is a good one (rather than having to stretch it or produce multiple copies at differing resolutions).

I too hope that TKL will switch to the new Ubuntu colours as I find them much more pleasing on the eye. We'll have to wait and see.

Adrian Moya's picture

I like them better!

I think the milkyway is my favorite. I'll have to see it in the TKLCLient itself, good job with those. yes

Jeremy Davis's picture

Nice work Jomy

They look awesome. I particulary like the 3 'space' wallpapers (probably supernova the best). I also quite like the new purple tile wallpaper.

Sorry I still haven't uploaded my sons wallpaper (keep forgetting to ask him about it when he's about).

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly. If you have a Gravatar account, used to display your avatar.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <p> <span> <div> <h1> <h2> <h3> <h4> <h5> <h6> <img> <map> <area> <hr> <br> <br /> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd> <table> <tr> <td> <em> <b> <u> <i> <strong> <font> <del> <ins> <sub> <sup> <quote> <blockquote> <pre> <address> <code> <cite> <strike> <caption>

More information about formatting options

Leave this field empty. It's part of a security mechanism.
(Dear spammers: moderators are notified of all new posts. Spam is deleted immediately)