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Terminal icon for root with hash in screen

Posted 12-22-2010 at 02:55 AM by catkin
Tags hash, icon, root, screen

In case anybody is looking for one (I was and could not find one anywhere), the attachments are terminal icons with a hash (#) character.

This is not my area of expertise so improvement suggestions are welcome. Is PNG the best format for icons? Is 48x48 a good size choice?

In case anyone is curious how it was made, Terminal.svg was copied and loaded in Gimp. Most of the shading was removed (plain black background is more distinct at small display sizes such as in a Task Bar or launcher). The # image was generated using OOo writer with the page set to a black background. The font that gave the most distinct image was Courier (all the mono fonts were viewed). OOo writer zooming was used to get a suitable size. Xfce4 Screenshooter was used to capture the single character image from OOo Writer into Gimp where it was copied and pasted into the 160x160 Terminal.svg copy which was saved as the .png files -- 160x160 for further editing and 48x48 for general use.
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File Type: png Terminal_hash 160x160.png (1.7 KB, 5 views)
File Type: png Terminal_hash_48x48.png (892 Bytes, 60 views)
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