Linux.com: What Really Happened to Ubuntu's Edgy Artwork
Nov 15, 2006, 20:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Nathan Willis)
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"Casual Ubuntu users may have registered surprise when they
first booted the distribution's Edgy Eft release this past October.
Back at the beginning of the Edgy development cycle, much was made
of the formation of a new, dedicated Art Team to develop a fresh
look for the backgrounds and splash screens of the startup process.
But when Edgy hit the shelves, the artwork was scarcely different
from that of its predecessor, Dapper Drake.
"In the intervening months, members of the Art Team had designed
entirely new material, based on internal discussions and
contributions from the Ubuntu community at large..."