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Everything just turned purple?

Discussion in 'Announcements & Support' started by MB-G26, Apr 21, 2004.

  1. MB-G26

    MB-G26 Non-existent STUPID GURL Lifetime Member

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    Did the skins just change? In between opening a reply to post window and posting, just now in GNG, the background of the site turned purple, with the buttons and Sponsor/Advert block remaining the pumpkin-peach color, and the rest of the window area is shades of gray?

    Maybe I just need more sleep...........
    m
     
  2. TBO

    TBO Why so serious? CLM

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    No, you don't need more sleep. I'm seeing the same thing too. ^8
     

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    c-mama

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  4. jlw_84

    jlw_84 General Glocker

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    whew, glad it isn't just mine
     
  5. HerrGlock

    HerrGlock Scouts Out CLM

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    YICK!

    Bring back the desert sand colours!

    DanH
     
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    c5367 Esq.

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    I like the new scheme. Is this your doing Sidearmor?
     
  7. groverglock

    groverglock Guns & Hoses

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    It's a reaction because of all the things going on in the OX and Alex forum. Stand back incase your screen vomits.;f ;f
     
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    AMX

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    Maybe the new scheme was put up by someone who should NOT be able to?
    Like the guy who made the front page download trojans on my comp?
     
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    Critter Patriot Customs

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    Fugly, that's the word, fugly. Please bring back the old color scheme, I'll even send you some money to do it.
     
  10. DonGlock26

    DonGlock26

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    Please bring back the desert tactical color :(
     
  11. jlw_84

    jlw_84 General Glocker

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    I'd like to see a nice black background, something easier on the eyes. It'd make things easier to read.

    Glocks are black, so why not a black Glocktalk?^c
     
  12. Don At PC

    Don At PC Senior Member Millennium Member

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    I don't know. The first I saw this new color scheme I didn't care for it but I think it's beginning to catch on. Only problem I see it the color scheme is allot like one of the old "X" Brand shooting boards.
     
  13. mhambi

    mhambi κολασμένος

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    Bzzzzt. Wrong answer.




    I like how the buttons and advert space are still tan... :)
     
  14. freepatriot

    freepatriot Retired GT Mod Moderator

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    See, the thing is, it looks like it's not done yet.

    Normally, a site admin will make changes in a test environment, and completely modify all elements to match a new scheme. This looks like only the background colors were changed, and the logo up top was changed. but the buttons, table backgrounds etc. are still the old color.

    If it is Eric making these changes, then I have to tell you it's a strange configuration management practice.

    If it's not Eric, and is one of the other admins 'experimenting' then it makes more sense, but it's still a strange CM practice.

    I've never known of a professionally run site like GT being changed on-the-fly. Too much chance for error.

    That said, I like the lavender colors. They are pleasing to the eye. The colors don't matter much to me either way, though.
     
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    maybe its the same idiots who thought theyd try and upgrade ar15.com and hosed it
     
  16. Wulfenite

    Wulfenite The King

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    I'd like to see black gray and green (in honor of the new frame color)theme if we're expiermenting with new colors.
     
  17. HAWK11K

    HAWK11K Take'em Down!

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    this forum look weird now with this color...
     
  18. One-Of-Each

    One-Of-Each

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    Seems to blend quite well with the MSN screen! I like it, but I've only been viewing GT for a few months and haven't had the original burned into my memory!:)
     
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    Yeah, I like the new scheme. However, the advert space being brown sticks out abit, and not really in a good wa.
     
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    I have hit my head three times on a nearby wall and now see purple dots.

    Is this phenomena related to GT backround colors.


    Uhhhh. I don't feel so good.