Re: [dwm] dextra

From: Jesus Galan <>
Date: Thu, 27 Sep 2007 21:58:23 +0200

On Thu, Sep 27, 2007 at 05:28:15PM +0100, David Tweed wrote:
> On 9/27/07, y i y u s <> wrote:
> > 2007/9/27, Robert Manea <>>
> > I have a light and a dark set of colors too. Light one is better for
> > work (i think), specially during the day. I use the dark one for long
> > hacking nights :).
> My reason for going with light on dark background is that I tend to
> find very light, especially white backgrounds, tend to "glare out the
> text" in a way that "feels" tiring to my eyes when the artificial
> light source is positioned badly with respect to your LCD.
> Unfortunately, both my work and home PC's are forced to be positioned
> so that this happens. (This might be psychosomatic: I like the HCI
> _idea_ that a light background is more natural, but when I actually
> try it I'm convinced it feels more tiring with a very light background
> than a dark one.)

As a matter of fact, I also think white is too much. I prefer colors
near to the plan9 ones, which are really confortable.


- yiyus || JGL.
Received on Thu Sep 27 2007 - 21:57:45 UTC

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