hydroxygen_iconset

Icon Themes

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Description:

This iconset won't ever have a massive modification.
All the work I am doing on it right now is just trying to push it to perfection, making small changes release after release [you can see what's happening in the changelog below], so please feel free to report any bug you experience, but first of all ensure you've read the instructions file ;)

Now.. the description can begin...



At first I collaborated with crhispy, releasing different coloured versions of his worderful port "Oxygen-Refit".
Now I decided to create a fork of his porting, integrating some icons I caught around the web, and some others I edited/created by myself.

Please feel free to report and bug within the comments.

A great big thank for you all.

UPDATE

Archlinux users can install this iconset from the AUR repository, just typing:

yaourt -S hydroxygen-iconset

Hydroxygen are also have been included within the GNU/Linux Paldo official repos.
Many thanks to kim88.
Last changelog:

10 years ago

the complete changelog is available in the deviantART page

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deviantdark

10 years ago

I didn't understand.. maybe a PM is a better solution ;)

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mackos

10 years ago

Don't worry, i say only a suggestion to the cheese icon ...
Nothing else...

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Rawbin

10 years ago

Could please add an icon for sunbird, a calendar/time-management application from the mozilla developers (and in the same style).

If you want to be artitstic, an icon in the firefox03/thunderbird02 style would be really awesome.

Thanks a lot in advance

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deviantdark

10 years ago

Do you have some good icon for sunbird to submit? :)

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Rawbin

10 years ago

i think this is nice and appropriatly licensed:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:SunbirdIcon.png

even though it's not perfect i think its good to go


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deviantdark

10 years ago

Perfect.
If I won't find another good icon replacement, I'll include the one you linked within the next update.
Check out the changelog ;)

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kilou

10 years ago

Awesome iconset! I like it a lot....but it seems to be too heavy for my laptop :( It takes nearly 10sec for nautilus to open at first after startup with this iconset. With Human it's nearly immediate. Is there anything I can do to have those icon load faster?

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deviantdark

10 years ago

I guess it's because the iconset is in fixed-sided PNGs, while human is mostly SVG.
I guess there's nothing to to.. sorry :(

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Pandemic187

10 years ago

I liked the new volume and network icons better - especially the volume icon that shows up when I press my volume controls. And the link to the old icon versions doesn't work for me!

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deviantdark

10 years ago

I'll try to look at.. and if there's a bug, I'll fix it with the next update ;)
Thanks for your feedback.

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odysseusjak

10 years ago

My only complaint is that the icons are blurry when smaller. I use a customized version of the oxy-gnome icon set (I just changed the folder icons) and it looks a ton better at smaller sizes. I think it's because it uses svg. Though, I'm not certain. Any thoughts?

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perfectska04

10 years ago

SVG icons and PNG icons render just about the same when scaled down to small sizes.

The reason icons look blurry at small sizes is that they are created at larger sizes. For an icon to look good small, you have to draw it from scratch at the intended size. Perhaps the folder icons you're using now have simpler shapes and details so they don't scale down as badly.

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schollidesign

10 years ago

perfectska04 has right. You need for every size the correct SVG, than the result will be perfectly sharp etc. Here is a example from what I am meaning:
https://wiki.kubuntu.org/Artwork/BreatheIconSet/Icons
So DeviantDark is right too with "3 or 4 lives" ;)
Scaling PNG from large size to small sizes needs retouch by hand if you want to do it sharper. But this needs experience and a good hand ;) But the Icons here are sharp enough with a light AntiAliasing. It's very lighty smooth so I would let them this kind ;)

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deviantdark

10 years ago

You're simply right.
SVG are seriously better in minor sizes.
But I cannot convert ALL the icons of hydroxygen in SVG. Too much work.. it could take me about 3 or 4 lives :P

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gelassen

10 years ago

Thanks for your awesome icon collection!

I used oxygen-refit before, but this is even better.

Unfortunately this icon set has some bugs:
As you can see in the following 4 pictures, some icons don't change their color so that they match the folder's color, as it's done in oxygen-refit. The color of my folders is orange, but the icons in the pictures are blue.

Pictures: http://www.box.net/shared/ucti88f3sd

Hoping for a soon solution.

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deviantdark

10 years ago

The script inctructions to change the folders' icons don't affect those icons you placed within the screenshots.
I am sorry... and I can't add them to the changing ones, that would take me too much time to do it.

Thanks for your feedback, BTW.

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gelassen

10 years ago

Thx for replying.

That's a pity! So how did you managed to change the color in the oxygen-refit set then?

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deviantdark

10 years ago

Manually... set by set :)

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nidoo

10 years ago

Could you please make and icon for gpodder? The default doesn't really go with your great theme. Much obliged.

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deviantdark

10 years ago

Do you have some replacement icon to suggest?

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nidoo

10 years ago

Since it's an RSS feeder/podcast video downloader maybe something along the lines of your gwget or gnomad2 icons would be appropriate.

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deviantdark

10 years ago

Alright.
I'll include a gpodder icon similar to the gnomad one.
In the next update...

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nidoo

10 years ago

Thanks very much. I use Gpodder all the time, and it always glares at me.:)

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stonecoldjhax

10 years ago

a great theme indeed,i am using it presently.would you consider replacing the icon of the incandescent light bulb to a CFL,that would look more modern and progressive.please consider it.it is a request.

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deviantdark

10 years ago

Please be more specific: which icon do you mean? And if you have a replacement, please link it back here ;)

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10 years ago

the complete changelog is available in the deviantART page

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product-maker corinto84 Dec 01 2010 9 excellent
product-maker disastrophe Nov 08 2010 9 excellent
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