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From: Tom Lieber <alltom@...>
Subject: Re: status of http://wwwredesign.gentoo.org
Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2005 15:56:38 -0500
On 11/21/05, mushroomblue <mushroomblue@...> wrote:
> the reason the
> advertisements are put on a light grey background is to separate them
> from the actual content of the site, thus ensuring that the reader's
> eyes are directed accordingly. without the background, the pages just
> don't seem to flow correctly.

On my laptop monitor I can't even see the gray until I turn the
brightness waaaay down, so perhaps that is what happened.

> Another thing, that big useless block of text above "what's new" needs
> to be removed. it's not a description of the distribution, it's a
> mission statement. mission statements are stupid.

I agree. What's there now is too much marketing and too little "Gentoo
is Linux, and this is what makes it different."

> Speaking of the About page, why is there a huge 40K image there that
> could easily be put into text?

I agree.

Sincerely,

Tom Lieber
tom@...
http://AllTom.com/

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