[mythtv] Time to Vote? (as Re: Official Thread: Mythtv.org Redesign)
ghostfreeman at gmail.com
Tue Jun 5 16:25:39 UTC 2007
I also have problems with headaches (mostly migranes) but i've been
using light-on-dark themed websites now for quite some time and
haven't noticed any difference (or I never bothered to notice). Any
how, given the circumstances, I'd go for a dark-on-light themed site,
and the one Jean-Paul posted is a step in the right direction.
If anyone wants the source PSD for my modified MythTV logo, i'm
willing to post it. I haven't had much luck turning it into an SVG.
On 6/5/07, Daniel Kristjansson <danielk at cuymedia.net> wrote:
> On Tue, 2007-06-05 at 11:38 -0400, Dan Wilga wrote:
> > I'm one of those people who dislikes light-on-dark web pages.
> > I suspect that people who like this color scheme either don't
> > have the same degree of afterimage, or their brains more
> > easily filter it out when reading.
> Or.. they get migraines when viewing dark text on a light
> background for any length of time. I'm annoyed by afterimages,
> but the thought of eight to twelve hours of debilitating pain
> or even a couple hours of pain followed by a lost zombie day
> due to medication out-gun the annoyance.
> This doesn't mean I have any problem with a dark on light
> design, firefox will dutifully show me white text on a dark
> blue background with a 17 point font no matter what the
> website designers chose. As long as the design allows for
> text that is larger than the default and doesn't put stupid
> images behind text, the web page should be readable to me.
> And since all web pages look like this to me, I'm not going
> to knock any points off on the design.
> -- Daniel
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