Call for Illume keyboards and keyboard icons
helge.hafting at hist.no
Wed Jan 7 16:54:33 CET 2009
> Hi Helge,
> Nice icon! By the way, the 'contention' so far is to use the ABC overlay
> for alphanumeric keyboard and the QWERTY overlay for terminal keyboards.
> I thought you've made a terminal keyboard, or do you have both now?
> Of course you are free to choose the icon yourself, but for users to
> know what to expect, using the convention can have advantages.
I didn't know the convention. I made a terminal keyboard because
that is what I use most, and I have my doubts about dictionaries.
The reason I used the ABC overlay was simple - the QWERTY overlay
obscured so much of the flag, it was hard to see what flag it is.
Maybe it can be made more transparent, or use QWERTY written with
a thinner/smaller font?
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