Application needs hi-res or SVG icon

Bug #943654 reported by Alan Bell on 2012-02-29
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This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
xterm (Ubuntu)
Wishlist
Unassigned

Bug Description

The provided application icon does not look nice when scaled to a larger size, for example in the application switcher

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: xterm 271-1ubuntu2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-17.27-generic 3.2.6
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-17-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 1.93-0ubuntu2
Architecture: amd64
Date: Wed Feb 29 22:37:22 2012
DistUpgraded: Fresh install
DistroCodename: precise
DistroVariant: ubuntu
DkmsStatus:
 virtualbox, 4.1.8, 3.2.0-16-generic, x86_64: installed
 virtualbox, 4.1.8, 3.2.0-17-generic, x86_64: installed
EcryptfsInUse: Yes
GraphicsCard:
 Intel Corporation Core Processor Integrated Graphics Controller [8086:0046] (rev 12) (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
   Subsystem: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd Device [144d:c06a]
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Alpha amd64 (20120217)
MachineType: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. R530/R730
ProcKernelCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.2.0-17-generic root=UUID=ed2e3356-eeae-45d1-9b6e-116d1e887135 ro quiet splash vt.handoff=7
SourcePackage: xterm
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
dmi.bios.date: 03/12/2010
dmi.bios.vendor: Phoenix Technologies Ltd.
dmi.bios.version: 03JV.M011.20100312.hkk
dmi.board.asset.tag: Tag 12345
dmi.board.name: R530/R730
dmi.board.vendor: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
dmi.board.version: Not Applicable
dmi.chassis.asset.tag: No Asset Tag
dmi.chassis.type: 9
dmi.chassis.vendor: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
dmi.chassis.version: N/A
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnPhoenixTechnologiesLtd.:bvr03JV.M011.20100312.hkk:bd03/12/2010:svnSAMSUNGELECTRONICSCO.,LTD.:pnR530/R730:pvrNotApplicable:rvnSAMSUNGELECTRONICSCO.,LTD.:rnR530/R730:rvrNotApplicable:cvnSAMSUNGELECTRONICSCO.,LTD.:ct9:cvrN/A:
dmi.product.name: R530/R730
dmi.product.version: Not Applicable
dmi.sys.vendor: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
version.compiz: compiz 1:0.9.7.0~bzr2995-0ubuntu5
version.ia32-libs: ia32-libs N/A
version.libdrm2: libdrm2 2.4.30-1ubuntu1
version.libgl1-mesa-dri: libgl1-mesa-dri 8.0.1-0ubuntu2
version.libgl1-mesa-dri-experimental: libgl1-mesa-dri-experimental N/A
version.libgl1-mesa-glx: libgl1-mesa-glx 8.0.1-0ubuntu2
version.xserver-xorg-core: xserver-xorg-core 2:1.11.4-0ubuntu4
version.xserver-xorg-input-evdev: xserver-xorg-input-evdev 1:2.6.99.901+git20120126-0ubuntu2
version.xserver-xorg-video-ati: xserver-xorg-video-ati 1:6.14.99~git20111219.aacbd629-0ubuntu2
version.xserver-xorg-video-intel: xserver-xorg-video-intel 2:2.17.0-1ubuntu4
version.xserver-xorg-video-nouveau: xserver-xorg-video-nouveau 1:0.0.16+git20111201+b5534a1-1build2

Alan Bell (alanbell) wrote :
Matt Fischer (mfisch) on 2012-03-02
Changed in xterm (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Triaged
Bryce Harrington (bryce) on 2012-03-07
Changed in xterm (Ubuntu):
importance: Low → Wishlist
Thomas Dickey (dickey-his) wrote :

xterm #281 provides 48x48 png icon and svg icon

Thomas Dickey (dickey-his) wrote :

Likewise, #282 provides an alternate icon. See http://invisible-island.net/xterm/xterm.log.html#xterm_282
Large versions of the icons are on http://invisible-island.net/xterm/xterm.html, reducing confusion due
to random comments.

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