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Bug 471227 - solar theme star field looks a little distorted.
Summary: solar theme star field looks a little distorted.
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: plymouth
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: F10DesktopTarget
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-11-12 15:23 UTC by Ray Strode [halfline]
Modified: 2009-07-14 18:28 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 18:28:34 UTC

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Description Ray Strode [halfline] 2008-11-12 15:23:00 UTC
So on my 1680x1050 monitor, the solar star field looks sort of stretched.  It doesn't look "bad" but it also doesn't look as high detail as it could.

I think it's because background.png is only 640x480 and then stretched to fit.  A better plan might be to ditch background.png and generate the star field dynamically.  We could even potentially make some of the stars shimmer a little (maybe not a good idea, not sure).

Not a blocker, just a nice to have if there's enough time to get it done (by either me or Charlie)

Comment 1 Ray Strode [halfline] 2008-11-12 20:02:13 UTC
So I talked with Charlie a bit about this today and he pointed out the KDE ksplash theme already does shining stars:

Comment 2 Ray Strode [halfline] 2008-11-14 17:09:16 UTC
Charlie fixed this today.

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