Unity Greeter updates for 12.10

Registered by Mika Meskanen on 2012-05-04

Planned updates including Greeter as the Lock Screen, flicker free transitions, confirmation dialogue, morphing login box, drop-down menus and back button.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Sebastien Bacher
Priority:
High
Drafter:
Mika Meskanen
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Robert Ancell
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for quantal
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon ubuntu-12.10-beta-1
Started by
Kate Stewart on 2012-09-14
Completed by
Sebastien Bacher on 2012-10-03

Whiteboard

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Work Items

Work items:
[otto-chaotic] review greeter fonts as part of font project: POSTPONED
[mterry] adjust font size (and other minor positioning issues) to bring into line with design: DONE
[otto-chaotic] video of flicker free unlock and login transition to show exact effects and timing: POSTPONED
[cimi] Make indicator menus translucent: POSTPONED
[mterry] morphing box update: DONE
[unactivated-mika] update morphing box visual design to include session logos: POSTPONED
[otto-chaotic] make video of morphing box transition: POSTPONED
[mterry] implement back button: DONE
[mterry] implement drop-down menus: DONE
[unactivated-mika] check layouts when text is translated to german: POSTPONED
[robert-ancell] implement confirmation message, and 'logging in' spinner until Unity is ready: POSTPONED

Dependency tree

* Blueprints in grey have been implemented.