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LP.net Gnome Splash Screens

Postby jargon » Sun Oct 17, 2004 4:13 am

ASA,

I've made some Gnome 2.8 Splash Screens picturing some of the beautiful mountains of Pakistan.

It is being hosted at www.gnome-look.org:
http://www.gnome-look.org/content/show. ... tent=17061

Additionally, you can grab the full set, which includes 'linuxpakistan.net' text on each of the splash screens, plus install instructions at:
http://www.tehmasp.com/karakorum.tar.bz2

Feedback would be welcomed.

Enjoy!
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Postby LinuxFreaK » Sun Oct 17, 2004 4:24 am

Dear Jargon,
Salam,

Great Work :) BTW why don't you make Linux Pakistan Wallpapers :)

Best Regards.
Farrukh Ahmed

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Postby jargon » Sun Oct 17, 2004 5:59 am

because i don't have any high res photos of Pakistan,
plus it takes a lot of time to make one from scratch and i'm limited in my abilities.

I wish more people on this forum would take an active role.
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Postby mahin » Sun Oct 17, 2004 7:46 am

Great!!! I am going to ask Khattak to snitch these and add them to the Framework [ additional resources we add to CD when we re-master :) ].

This is not fair Jargon, we give you idea, explain every thing and yet we do not get wall paper :) What hurts more our logo is missing from right hand corner top :).

I hope you do have originals which you used, I will ask Shujaat to get it from you and then try make a wallpaper. Tou need to ask some one more whom you can rely upon for aesthetics about the fonts you have used and the location of the text on image. IMHO some of the diehard mountaineer's may find it bit annoying.

You need to add more images so that it becomes known as Karakoram series that will make them timeless just like Karakoram [ one more reason to sneak in our logo but with out words :)].

Look at the avatar and now this :) all by someone saying "i'm limited in my abilities ".

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Postby Faraz.Fazil » Sun Oct 17, 2004 11:15 am

nice work jargon.
downloaded and also voted at gnome-look website.
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Postby farhantoqeer » Sun Oct 17, 2004 2:14 pm

Viola! They are lovely.
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Postby zaeemarshad » Sun Oct 17, 2004 2:48 pm

Hey they are good actually...nice work Picasso :P

Cheers
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Postby jargon » Sun Oct 17, 2004 8:52 pm

zaeem: of course they are , :D
Thanks
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Postby Aadil » Mon Oct 18, 2004 1:51 am

Amazing.


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