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Bug#605732: usr/share/images/desktop-base/spacefun-grub.png too visually complex for grub's scaler

Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> On ven., 2010-12-03 at 10:29 -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
> > Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> > > Hey,
> > > 
> > > did you try to use the widescreen alternative?
> > 
> > It still needs to be scaled down to may laptop's screen (in both
> > dimensions), so I still see a jagged border around the swirl, and some
> > degredation around the vertical risers in the text. 
> Until grub supports svg (not sure it's a great idea either though :),
> I'm not sure we can do anything about that. Shipping an alternative for
> each and every resolution isn't really doable, so there will be some
> resize anyway.

You can use images that do not contain fine detail (in highly
contrasting colors) that degrades badly when scaled. The moreblue theme
did not have this problem to any significant degree. Removing the fine
white lines from around the swirl and removing the small-font text would
eliminate the worst part of this problem.

see shy jo

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