Tab progress spinner replacement icon looks like "something broken"

RESOLVED FIXED in Camino1.6

Status

Camino Graveyard
Tabbed Browsing
RESOLVED FIXED
10 years ago
10 years ago

People

(Reporter: Smokey Ardisson (offline for a while; not following bugs - do not email), Assigned: Stuart Morgan)

Tracking

({fixed1.8.1.13})

unspecified
Camino1.6
PowerPC
Mac OS X
fixed1.8.1.13
Bug Flags:
camino1.6 +

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(3 attachments)

1.03 KB, image/tiff
Smokey Ardisson (offline for a while; not following bugs - do not email)
: review+
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Maybe we could instead use a globe with high opacity applied uniformly, so it's faded when loading and becomes the normal, full-colored globe (or site icon) when done? Dunno.

Filing this so that we have a place to collect ideas, and if we find a really good one, we can implement it.
Flags: camino1.6?
(Assignee)

Comment 1

10 years ago
Created attachment 310694 [details]
faded globe

This is basically comment 0; it's faded and slightly desaturated so that it looks ghostly. I think it does a better job of conveying the idea than the current icon (and should therefore be less likely to be interpreted as a mistake), so I'm all for landing this for b3.

(I tried some variations that were totally desaturated, but then it was too much grey on grey next to another circle of grey on grey.)
Assignee: nobody → stuart.morgan
Status: UNCONFIRMED → ASSIGNED
Ever confirmed: true
Attachment #310694 - Flags: review?(alqahira)
(Assignee)

Updated

10 years ago
Flags: camino1.6? → camino1.6+
Target Milestone: --- → Camino1.6
(Assignee)

Comment 2

10 years ago
Created attachment 310695 [details]
screenshot - loading
(Assignee)

Comment 3

10 years ago
Created attachment 310696 [details]
screenshot - loaded

The normal globe on the same tabs, for reference.
Comment on attachment 310694 [details]
faded globe

You have the patented ardissone r of approval on this; it makes a big difference right away.
Attachment #310694 - Flags: review?(alqahira) → review+
(Assignee)

Comment 5

10 years ago
Landed on trunk and MOZILLA_1_8_BRANCH.
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 10 years ago
Keywords: fixed1.8.1.13
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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