[sword-devel] New Batch of Splash Screens - Hot 'n Fresh

David Burry sword-devel@crosswire.org
Wed, 24 Oct 2001 14:49:48 -0700

Um, this could just be the image in the middle of the splash screen, the rest (version number and hot-linked-if-possible url) could be below it or whatever in the window.


At 04:07 PM 10/24/2001 -0500, Timothy R. Butler wrote:
>Hi David,
>> If we do a version number I would want it to be dynamically created at
>> runtime so that we don't have to update the splash screen everytime we
>> update Sword.
>  I would be happy to update it, and I think you might find it looks better 
>if it isn't updated dynamically (since Windows doesn't always do 
>Anti-Aliasing). Then again some people don't even like anti-aliased text...
>> Chris menioned too that we should have the website address on there too. I
>> like #8 the best as far as word layout. But I think a lighter background
>> like the first batch had would be good, but lighten the greek letters more
>> so that they do not clash with the main title.
>  Okay, I will lighten the Greek. I will also see where I can fit in the web 
>address. As I have cautioned though with the different justifications, I 
>would recommend being careful, otherwise we might end up with something that 
>looks too busy. :-\
>  -Tim
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