First #Fennec icon concept submitted! https://forum.f-droid.org/t/new-icon-for-fennec-f-droid/2810/3
@fdroidorg it kinda looks like a doggo
@fdroidorg is there any reason that the app is called "Fennec F-Droid" specifically? Is not like there's currently another know Fennec-named browser going on around, and @mozilla hasn't touched it in quite some time. So I would like to suggest a change to the name and simply call it #Fennec for when a new icon is selected.
@Jbastardov @mozilla @yegortimoshenko It's named according to mozzillas branding scripts: https://github.com/mozilla/gecko-dev/blob/master/mobile/android/branding/unofficial/configure.sh#L6
Fennec is mozzillas codename for firefox android and we are building our variant of it. So I think it makes sense to call it Fennec-Something.
@fdroidorg Great! Also, why not call it just Fennec?
@fdroidorg I like the current one much better. What's wrong with it anyway?
@STP_KITT This one? https://github.com/mozilla/gecko-dev/blob/master/mobile/android/branding/unofficial/res/drawable-xxhdpi/icon.png
A lot of people complained about it.
Yes, that's the icon I meant. It's perfectly fine IMO, I even really like it. Is it the shape that people criticize since it's not a round or squared shape?
@STP_KITT As fas as I can see nobody gave a reason other than "ugly".
Why don't you ask on the forum? https://forum.f-droid.org/t/new-icon-for-fennec-f-droid
This Mastodon instance is for people interested in technology. Discussions aren't limited to technology, because tech folks shouldn't be limited to technology either! We adhere to an adapted version of the TootCat Code of Conduct and follow the Toot Café list of blocked instances. Ash is the admin and is supported by Fuzzface, Brian!, and Daniel Glus as moderators. Hosting costs are largely covered by our generous supporters on Patreon – thanks for all the help!